Entomology and Wildlife Ecology Ph.D.
Our doctoral students have two concentrations to choose from:
- Entomology Concentration (Ph.D.)
- Wildlife Ecology Concentration (Ph.D.)
Students complete coursework in all aspects of ecology, conservation, physiology, taxonomy, and policy. Students also conduct an intensive field research project under the tutelage of a faculty member, which is the basis of their dissertation.
Graduates are prepared to enter the workforce as upper level scientists for state and federal agencies or as faculty at colleges and universities. All of our students find employment.
We are uniquely situated on an urban-rural gradient with research being conducted in human-dominated landscapes, agricultural landscapes, forested landscapes, and tidal marsh ecosystems.
To mow or not to mow?May 22, 2023 | Written by Meg Hilling of WTXL Tallahassee
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Alumni, faculty and staff honored during 2023 Celebrating Excellence eventMay 11, 2023 | Written by Dante LaPenta and Lauren Bradford