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Population Biology

Students gain advanced knowledge of population growth; structure and dynamics; population interactions; community ecology; food webs; biogeography; behavioral and physiological ecology; life history strategies; systematics; evolution; population and quantitative genetics; and genomics. Students graduate with the qualitative and quantitative skills necessary for professional research and teaching in ecology, evolution, population genetics and systematics.

Information

Program Address

Graduate Group in Population Biology
2320 Storer Hall
One Shields Ave
Davis, CA 95616
Phone: 
(530) 752-1274
Fax: 
(530) 752-1449

Program Type

Interdisciplinary Graduate Group
Lead Dean: 
College of Biological Sciences
Major Code: 
GPOP

Degree Requirements

Administrative ByLaws

Application Deadlines

General: 
Dec 20, 2017
Prospective Student Fellowship: 
Dec 20, 2017
Continuing Student Fellowship: 
Jan 15, 2018

Degrees Offered

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

Admission Requirements

While an M.S. degree may be obtained while pursuing a Ph.D. degree, only Ph.D. applications will be accepted.

People

Graduate Program Coordinator

Program Chair

  • Graduate Group Chair
  • Evolution & Ecology
  • 07/01/2018 to 06/30/2021

Academic Advisors

  • Advisor: Admissions and Primary Contact
  • Environmental Science & Policy
  • 09/01/2015 to 08/31/2019
  • Advisor: General
  • Entomology/Nematology
  • 09/01/2015 to 08/31/2019
  • Advisor: General
  • Plant Sciences
  • 09/01/2015 to 08/31/2019
  • Advisor: General
  • Evolution & Ecology
  • 09/01/2015 to 08/31/2019
  • Advisor: General
  • Evolution & Ecology
  • 09/01/2015 to 08/31/2019
  • Advisor: General
  • Entomology/Nematology
  • 09/01/2015 to 08/31/2019

Student Affairs Officer in Graduate Studies