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   Evolutionary Biology
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 Vision &
Focal Areas


  Focal Areas

  Areas of Expertise


Focal Areas in Evolutionary Biology

  • Systematic biology, the study of inferring evolutionary patterns, and discovering, describing, and classifying the diversity of past and present life.

  • Evolutionary process, the study of mechanisms that affect descent through modification, emphasizing studies at or below the species level.

  • Integrative biology, comparative studies that relate diverse aspects of biology within an evolutionary context.