Congratulations to Dr. Passow

Courtney Passow successfully defended her dissertation investigating physiological and transcriptomic aspects of adaptation in Poecilia mexicana. Congratulations! Courtney is continuing her career at the University of Minnesota, where she is...

American Livebearer Association supports two projects

The American Livebearer Association supported two projects in our lab. Ryan Greenway received a Vern Parish Award to investigate repeated ecological speciation in poeciliid fishes occurring along the same environmental...

Ryan Greenway selected as FOSZ Conservation Scholar

Ryan Greenway was selected as the 2016 Conservation Scholar by the Friends of Sunset Zoo (FOSZ). This annual scholarship supports the next generation of conservation-minded professionals. The scholarship covers an active college...

Ryan Greenway won presentation award

Ryan Greenway won the James E. Ackert Award for Outstanding Graduate Student Presentation. Congratulations! J.E. Ackert was a long-time Dean of the Graduate School. He was a Parasitologist in the...

Article on cave mollies published by the BBC

BBC Earth recently published an article on cave mollies from the Cueva del Azufre and the annual La Pesca ritual conducted by the Zoque people. The article provides a nice...

Ryan Greenway receives NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

Ryan Greenway has been selected to receive a 2016 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) Fellowship. Ryan’s projects primarily focus on understanding speciation in sulfide spring fishes....

TV Azteca features the Cueva del Azufre

On a recent visit to the Cueva del Azufre, our research efforts were covered by TV Azteca in Villahermosa. Members of our team and the BBC were interviewed by reporter...