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The Alexander M. Cruickshank Lecture: "Digging for genes that affect behavior"

The Alexander M. Cruickshank Lectureship features: 

Hopi E. Hoekstra, Alexander Agassiz Professor of Zoology and Curator of Mammals in the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard University will discuss:

"Digging for genes that affect behavior" on March 28th 6:00 PM in Beaupre 100 followed by a reception at 7:00 PM

"A tale of tails: the genetic and developmental basis of adaptation" on March 29th 3:00 PM  in Pharmacy 170.


Dr. Hoekstra's researh focuses on understanding how variation is generated and maintained in natural populations -- from morphology to behavior -- in vertebrates, primarily wild mice

Thursday, March 28, 2019 at 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Richard E. Beaupre Center for Chemical & Forensic Sciences , 100
140 Flagg Road Kingston, RI 02881

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College of the Environment and Life Sciences

Biological Sciences Department
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Jonathan Puritz

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