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Ecology

Students gain advanced knowledge in one of the following areas: agricultural ecology; conservation ecology; ecological genomics and genetics; ecosystems and landscape ecology; ecotoxicology; environmental policy & human ecology; integrative ecology; marine ecology; physiological ecology; or restoration ecology. Students graduate with the qualitative and quantitative skills necessary for professional research and teaching in ecological theory and its applications.

Information

Program Address

Ecology Graduate Group
1005 Wickson Hall
One Shields Ave
Davis, CA 95616
Phone: 
(530) 752-6752
Fax: 
(530) 754-3350

Program Type

Interdisciplinary Graduate Group
Lead Dean: 
College of Agriculture and Environmental Studies
Major Code: 
GECL

Degree Requirements

Administrative ByLaws

Application Deadlines

General: 
Dec 1, 2020
Prospective Student Fellowship: 
Dec 1, 2020
Continuing Student Fellowship: 
Jan 15, 2021

Degrees Offered

M.S. Plan I
M.S. Plan II
Ph.D. Plan B

Admission Requirements

Exceptions

QE Exception: No outside member needed

People

Graduate Program Coordinator

Program Chair

  • Program Chair
  • Vm: Medicine & Epidemiology
  • 07/01/2020 to 06/30/2023
(530) 754-9740 | jefoley@ucdavis.edu

Academic Advisors

  • Advisor: General
  • Plant Sciences
  • 09/01/2020 to 08/31/2022
(530) 754-6151 | mlcadenasso@ucdavis.edu
  • Advisor: General
  • Vm: Anat Physio & Cell Biology
  • 09/01/2020 to 08/31/2022
(530) 752-3141 | reconnon@ucdavis.edu
  • Advisor: General
  • Plant Sciences
  • 09/01/2020 to 08/31/2022
(530) 752-8538 | veviner@ucdavis.edu
  • Advisor: General
  • Wildlife & Fisheries Biology
  • 09/01/2020 to 08/31/2022
nafangue@ucdavis.edu
  • Advisor: General
  • Environmental Science & Policy
  • 09/01/2020 to 08/31/2022
efleishman@ucdavis.edu
  • Advisor: Primary Contact
  • Vm: Medicine & Epidemiology
  • 09/01/2020 to 08/31/2022
(530) 754-9740 | jefoley@ucdavis.edu
  • Advisor: General
  • Evolution & Ecology
  • 09/01/2020 to 08/31/2022
bpgaylord@ucdavis.edu
  • Advisor: General
  • Entomology/Nematology
  • 09/01/2020 to 08/31/2022
(530) 752-2800 | rkarban@ucdavis.edu
  • Advisor: General
  • Wildlife & Fisheries Biology
  • 09/01/2020 to 08/31/2022
rypel@ucdavis.edu
  • Advisor: Admissions Only
  • Animal Science
  • 09/01/2020 to 08/31/2022
(530) 752-0664 | amdrauch@ucdavis.edu
  • Advisor: General
  • Environmental Science & Policy
  • 09/01/2020 to 08/31/2022
tascott@ucdavis.edu
  • Advisor: General
  • Animal Science
  • 09/01/2017 to 08/31/2022
(530) 752-1897 | todgham@ucdavis.edu
  • Advisor: General
  • Environmental Science & Policy
  • 09/01/2020 to 08/31/2022
(530) 752-3915 | tptomich@ucdavis.edu
  • Advisor: General
  • Environmental Toxicology
  • 09/01/2020 to 08/31/2022
(530) 754-8982 | awhitehead@ucdavis.edu
  • Advisor: General
  • Entomology/Nematology
  • 09/01/2020 to 08/31/2022
nmwilliams@ucdavis.edu

Senior Academic Advisor in Graduate Studies

(530) 752-2772 | bwolf@ucdavis.edu

Internal Fellowship Analyst in Graduate Studies

(530) 752-7484 | rlee@ucdavis.edu

External Fellowship Analyst in Graduate Studies