A recent study (with senior author Daniel Blumstein, UCLA Ecology and Evolutionary Biology) analyzed more than 100 research studies on how ecotourism affects wild animals and concluded that such trips can be harmful to the animals, whose behaviors may be altered in ways that put them at risk.
Announcing the Life Science Innovation Fund Call for Proposals
Town Hall Meeting For all faculty, graduate students, and undergraduates who seek to bring basic discoveries in life sciences closer to translational research with potential for eventual commercialization. Venue: CNSI auditorium
John Novembre (U.Chicago); Samuel Vohr (UCSC); Lars Fehren-Schmitz (UCSC); Patrick Geary (IAS); Emma KOWAL (Deakin) Symposium of geneticists, historians, anthropologists and archaeologists to highlight opportunities, challenges and advancements in ancient DNA research and to discuss the scientific and ethical implications of the genetic study of human populations Venue: 158 Hershey Hall
At UCLA, we are committed to excellence in education and research in Life Sciences. We offer unsurpassed and inclusive educational opportunities, including outstanding undergraduate majors and graduate programs. We are proud of our diverse community of exceptional and innovative life scientists.