Faculty and Trainers

Professor, Org.Bio./Anatomy
alemseged@uchicago.edu
I am interested in human evolution in general, and specifically in the events surrounding the origin and diversification of early hominins in the Mio-Pliocene and how...
Assistant Curator, Comm: Evolutionary Biology
kangielczyk@fieldmuseum.org
Research: Paleobiology of non-mammalian synapsids (particularly anomodont therapsids), the End-Permian mass extinction, evolutionary morphology of the turtle shell,...
Professor, Org.Bio./Anatomy
sliman@uchicago.edu
Professor, Org.Bio./Anatomy
mcoates@uchicago.edu
My research focuses on early vertebrate diversity and evolution, the reconstruction of evolutionary pattern and process, and uses of fossils and systematic methods in...
Professor, Org.Bio./Anatomy
vvv1@uchicago.edu
My research focuses on understanding adaptation to the environment from both a mechanistic and evolutionary perspective; i.e., how organisms function in natural...
Professor, Mol Gen/Cell Bio
elfergus@uchicago.edu
The lab approaches questions of pattern formation and cell fate specification in the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster. Our current interests are the mechanisms...
Professor, Org.Bio./Anatomy
mhale@uchicago.edu
My research integrates biomechanics and neurobiology to study how axial movements are generated and coordinated to respond to the physical properties of an organism...
Professor, Org.Bio./Anatomy
nicho@uchicago.edu
Our research focuses on the cortical basis of motor control and learning. We are investigating what features of motor behavior are encoded and how this information is...
Professor, BSD Academic Admin
rkh@uchicago.edu
The zebrafish, Danio rerio, is a relatively simple vertebrate whose potential as a model system for developmental studies is only recently being realized. Embryos are...
Professor , Geophysical Sciences
djablons@uchicago.edu
Macroevolution; paleobiology; evolutionary paleoecology, especially in marine invertebrates