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Patrick R. Stephens

Associate Research Scientist

Odum School of Ecology

Research Overview

My research uses phylogenetic and macroecological approaches to address questions that lie at the interface of ecology and evolutionary biology. My primary interest is biodiversity at broad evolutionary and spatial scales, a topic I have explored in a variety of study systems including reptiles and amphibians, mammals and, more recently, infectious diseases. Read More

Exploring biodiversity from a macroecological and phylogenetic perspective