We are the Davis Rabosky Lab in the Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology at the University of Michigan.  Please explore the links above to learn more about who we are and what we do!  Please feel free to email me with any questions or inquiries about positions in the lab.

Please also click here to check out current events at the University of Michigan Museum of Zoology (UMMZ)!

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Recent student/postdoc awards below - congrats, everyone!

Talia Moore: Outstanding Postdoctoral Fellow Award (UM)

Iris Holmes: Anna Olcott Smith Award (UM)

Briana Sealey: NSF GRFP

Ivan Monagan (former MS student): Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship

Maggie Grundler (former undergraduate): NSF GRFP

Lab news archive [click here]

We study:

(1) trait evolution and phylogenomics

(2) animal behavior and evolution

(3) conservation and management of island endemics

(4) ecology and evolution of reptiles and amphibians

The UMMZ Herpetology Division had a successful field season in Peru (Nov-Dec 2018)!