Joe Thornton wins 2019 Friend of Darwin award


We are pleased to recognize Joe Thorton, who was one of the winners of the 2019 Friend of Darwin award, presented by the National Center for Science Education. Joe received this honor because of his important and influential research on the evolution of genes and the proteins they code for. Please congratulate Joe for this achievement, when you have a moment!

CEB's time-traveling, globe-trotting scientists


For 50 years, the Committee on Evolutionary Biology (CEB) has been a driving force behind impactful and integrative scientific inquiry at the University of Chicago. And to this day, its interdepartmental, interinstitutional graduate program remains unique.

Welcome new CEB students!


The Committee on Evolutionary Biology welcomes its 2019-20 student cohort: