Faculty in the Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

Arkhat Abzhanov
Associate Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

Andrew A. Biewener (Sabbatical for fall term 2014)
Charles P. Lyman Professor of Biology

Kirsten Bomblies
Thomas D. Cabot Associate Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

Colleen M. Cavanaugh
Edward C. Jeffrey Professor of Biology
Associate of Leverett House

Stacey Combes
Associate Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

Charles C. Davis
Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
Curator of Vascular Plants in the Harvard University Herbaria
Co-Director, Harvard University Herbaria

Benjamin de Bivort
Assistant Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

Michael Desai
Assistant Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

Scott V. Edwards (on leave)
Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
Curator of Ornithology
Alexander Agassiz Professor of Zoology in the Museum of Comparative Zoology

Cassandra G. Extavour (Sabbatical for fall term 2014)
Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology

Brian D. Farrell
Professor of Biology
Curator of Entomology in the Museum of Comparative Zoology

David R. Foster
Director of the Harvard Forest
Senior Lecturer on Biology

William (Ned) Friedman
Arnold Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
Director of the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University

Peter R. Girguis
Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

Gonzalo Giribet
Alexander Agassiz Professor of Zoology in the Museum of Comparative Zoology
Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
Curator of Invertebrates in the Museum of Comparative Zoology

David A. Haig
George Putnam Professor of Biology

James Hanken (Sabbatical for fall term 2014)
Professor of Biology and Curator of Herpetology
Director of the Museum of Comparative Zoology
Alexander Agassiz Professor of Zoology in the Museum of Comparative Zoology

Daniel L. Hartl
Higgins Professor of Biology
Professor in the Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases

Hopi E. Hoekstra
Alexander Agassiz Professor of Zoology in the Museum of Comparative Zoology
Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology
Curator of Mammals in the Museum of Comparative Zoology
Harvard College Professor
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator

N. Michele Holbrook
Charles Bullard Professor of Forestry

Robin Hopkins
Assistant Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

Andrew H. Knoll
Fisher Professor of Natural History and Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences
Curator of the Paleobotanical Collections in the Harvard University Herbaria

Elena M. Kramer
Bussey Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

George V. Lauder
Professor of Biology
Curator of Ichthyology in the Museum of Comparative Zoology
Henry Bryant Bigelow Professor of Icthyology

Jonathan Losos (Sabbatical for academic year 2014-15)
Monique and Philip Lehner Professor for the Study of Latin America
Curator in Herpetology in the Museum of Comparative Zoology
Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

L. Mahadevan (Sabbatical for fall term 2014)
Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology and Physics
Lola England de Valpine Professor of Applied Mathematics (SEAS)

James Mallet
Distinguished Lecturer on Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

James J. McCarthy
Professor of Biological Oceanography
Alexander Agassiz Professor of Biological Oceanography
Acting Curator of the Malacology Department in the Museum of Comparative Zoology

Paul R. Moorcroft
Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

Martin A. Nowak (Sabbatical for fall term 2014)
Professor of Mathematics and Biology
Director of the Program for Evolutionary Dynamics

Bence Patrik Olveczky
John L. Loeb Associate Professor of the Natural Sciences

Donald H. Pfister (Sabbatical for academic year 2014-15)
Asa Gray Professor of Systematic Botany
Curator of the Farlow Library and Herbarium
Honorary Associate and Former Master of Kirkland House
Interim Dean of Harvard College
Interim Co-Director, Harvard University Herbaria

Naomi E. Pierce
Sidney A. and John H. Hessel Professor of Biology
Curator of Lepidoptera in the Museum of Comparative Zoology
Senior Fellow of the Society of Fellows

Stephanie E. Pierce
Assistant Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
Curator of Vertebrate Paleontology in the Museum of Comparative Zoology

Andrew Richardson
Associate Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

Pardis Sabeti
Associate Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

Mansi Srivastava (Arriving July 2015)
Assistant Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

John Wakeley
Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
Department Chair of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

Elizabeth M. Wolkovich
Assistant Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

Robert M. Woollacott
Professor of Biology
Curator of Marine Invertebrates in the Museum of Comparative Zoology

Yun Zhang
Associate Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology


Faculty Affiliates of the Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

William H. Bossert
David B. Arnold, Jr. Professor of Science

Arthur L. Lage
Associate Professor of Surgery (Medical School)

Daniel E. Lieberman

Professor of Human Evolutionary Biology

Maryellen Ruvolo
Professor of Human Evolutionary Biology


Emeriti Faculty of the Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

Peter Ashton

A.W. Crompton

Herbert W. Levi

Richard C. Lewontin

Otto T. Solbrig

P. B. Tomlinson

Edward O. Wilson