Welcome Justin!!!

Justin just arrived as the Edwards Lab’s first postdoc a few weeks ago and has already started working hard on a range of different lizardy projects! I am really stoked Justin decided to come join the lab at UC Merced, and am looking forward to working with him over the next ~2…

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New paper on ecological & social signal evolution out in AmNat!

Determining the processes that drive speciation is a central question for the study of evolutionary biology, and research has generally focussed on adaptive speciation and speciation driven by sexual selection as independent processes. Adaptive evolution occurs when ecological selection shapes the evolution of traits for optimal fitness or performance in specific…

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Welcome Kinsey!!!

This week Kinsey officially joined the Edwards Lab as its first graduate student! Dan is really excited that Kinsey decided to come work with us here at UC Merced, and she is looking forward to working with Kinsey on a range of different lizardy questions. For now Kinsey is getting…

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