Speciation Biology and Genetics
VIBS/GENE/EEBL 689, Spring 2018, 3 credits
Tues, Thurs: 11:10 am - 12:25 pm
Special topics course for graduate students to be offered in Spring 2018

Previous coursework in Genetics and Evolution.

General Theme: 
A review of the literature on the origin of species from pre-Socratic times leading to Darwin's theory, and continuing through contemporary studies in this genomic era. This course aims to provide an overview of several major topics in speciation biology with special emphasis on the genetics of speciation. 

Combination of lectures, journal clubs, student-led discussion with a heavy reading component. 

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