Faculty and Trainers

Professor, Geophysical Sciences
mfoote@uchicago.edu
I am a paleobiologist interested in documenting and interpreting large-scale patterns in the history of life. Current research focuses on biogeography, evolutionary...
Lecturer, Comm: Evolutionary Biology
grande@fieldmuseum.org
Research: Phylogenetic interrelationships, historical biogeography of fossil and living actinopterygian fishes
Lecturer, Comm: Evolutionary Biology
shackett@fieldmuseum.org
Research: Avian molecular systematics and evolution, neotropical biogeography, phylogenetic analysis
Lecturer, Comm: Evolutionary Biology
lheaney@fieldmuseum.org
Research: Mammalian evolution and ecology, evolutionary biogeography, origin and maintenance of patterns of biological diversity, conservation biology, tropical biology...
Lecturer, Comm: Evolutionary Biology
pherendeen@uchicago.edu
My research seeks to understand present and historical patterns of diversity and details of morphological evolution using both living and fossil plants. My research has...
Curator, Comm: Evolutionary Biology
ahipp@mortonarb.org
Research: Plant systematics and population genetics, chromosome evolution, phylogenetic and comparative analysis
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
William Rainey Harper Prof., Geophysical Sciences
skidwell@uchicago.edu
Fossilization processes and their conseqences for the nature of the fossil record, especially the ecological fidelity of fossil communities; also marine invertebrate...
Associate Professor, Ecology & Evolution
mkronforst@uchicago.edu
We study adaptation and speciation, with a special focus on the genetic basis of wing pattern mimicry in butterflies. Other topics of study in the lab include mate...