This is a program that focuses on the scientific study of the natural
history, life cycle behavior, and ecosystem dynamics of single species and
multi-species communities, and the patterns and causes of diversity within and
among such populations.
Includes instruction in biostatistics, population
dynamics, population and quantitative genetics, RNA and DNA sequences, genomics,
evolutionary ecology, natural adaptation and hybridization, geographic
differentiation, life history and life cycle studies, and animal and plant