New Post-doctoral Fellows and Sabbatical Scholars Announced

Brian O'Meara and Paula Spaeth are the new post-doctoral fellows at NESCent. Brian is coming from UC Davis, and will be working on "Methods to examine trait evolution on trees: advancing the field." Paula is coming from Stanford to work on "Competition and meso-evolutionary change in the mammalian fossil record." Malcolm Schug, From UNC Greensboro, will be doing a sabbatical project on "The role of crossing-over and recombination in adaptive evolution."

Proposals for post-doctoral fellowships are accepted December 1. Proposals for sabbaticals are accepted December 1 and June 15. [ more ]