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Birds :: Recent Graduates

Joseph Brown

Research Interest

Phylogenetics, comparative methods, model selection theory


  • B.A. Biology, Queen's University
  • M.Sc. Population Genetics, Queen's University
  • Ph.D. Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan

Sal Cerchio

Research Interest

Cultural change in the vocal communication of humpback whales. Behaviorial bioacoustics, evolution of mating systems, and acoustic male displays.

Beth Hahn

Research Interest

Behavior and conservation in songbirds

Elen Oneal

Research Interest

Behavioral ecology, evolution, and molecular systematics.

See a listing of former students of the Bird Division here.