Research and teaching within the Department of Zoology focuses on all areas
and all hierarchical levels of biology, including cell and molecular
biology, neurobiology, genetics, organismal biology, ecology, evolution,
Prashant Sharma has been awarded an NSF CAREER grant from the Division of Integrative Organismal Systems. This award supports research on the parallel evolution of terrestrial respiratory systems in arthropods.
Emily Setton (Zoology major, class of 2017) has won the Laudier Histology Student Travel Grant to attend the 2016 International Congress of Arachnology meeting, where she will present outcomes of her Zoology 699 project (advisor: Prashant Sharma).