Graduate Catalog 2021-2022

BIO 783 Environmental and Evolutionary Physiology

3 hours; 3 credits. Focus on questions in ecological and evolutionary physiology, including examination of specific examples of environmental adaptation, especially to extreme environments. Discussion of methodological approaches and current philosophical debates on identifying adaptation in physiological processes and critiques of primary literature. Prerequisites: BIO 434 or equivalent and BIO 605. Recommended: BIO 370 or equivalent.