OEB Department Faculty

Andrew Biewener

Andrew A. Biewener
Charles P. Lyman Professor of Biology

Colleen Cavanaugh

Colleen Cavanaugh
Edward C. Jeffrey Professor of Biology

Andrew Davies

Andrew Davies
Assistant Professor
Incoming: July 2019

Charles Davis

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

Benjamin de Bivort

Benjamin L. de Bivort
Thomas D. Cabot Associate Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

Michael Desai

Michael M. Desai
Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
Director of Graduate Studies

Scott Edwards

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

Cassandra Extavour

Cassandra G. Extavour (Sabbatical, Spring 2018)
Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology and of Molecular Cellular Biology

Brian D. Farrell

Brian D. Farrell (Sabbatical, Academic Year 2018-2019)
Monique and Philip Lehner Professor of Latin America
Professor of Biology
Curator of Entomology in the Museum of Comparative Zoology
Director of the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies
Faculty Dean of Leverett House of Harvard College

William (Ned) Friedman

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

Peter R. Girguis

Peter R. Girguis
Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

Gonzalo Giribet

Gonzalo Giribet
Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
Harvard College Professor
Curator-in-Charge of Invertebrate Zoology in the Museum of Comparative Zoology
Alexander Agassiz Professor of Zoology in the Museum of Comparative Zoology

David Haig

David A. Haig
George Putnam Professor of Biology

James Hanken

James Hanken (Sabbatical, Fall 2018)
Professor of Biology
Curator of Herpetology in the Museum of Comparative Zoology
Director of the Museum of Comparative Zoology
Alexander Agassiz Professor of Zoology in the Museum of Comparative Zoology

Daniel Hartl

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

Hopi Hoekstra

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

Noel Michele Holbrook

Noel Michele Holbrook
Charles Bullard Professor of Forestry
Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

Robin Hopkins Robin Hopkins
Assistant Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

 

Andrew Knoll

Andrew H. Knoll (Sabbatical, Fall 2018)
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

Elena Kramer
Bussey Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
Harvard College Professor
Chair of the Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

George Lauder

George V. Lauder (Sabbatical, Academic Year 2018-2019)
Henry Bryant Bigelow Professor of Ichthyology
Professor of Biology
Curator of Ichthyology in the Museum of Comparative Zoology

L. Mahadevan

L. Mahadevan
Lola England de Valpine Professor of Applied Mathematics, of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, and of Physics
Area Dean for Applied Mathematics

James Mallet_Photo credit Tony Rinaldo

James Mallet
Professor in Residence in Organismic and Evolutionary Biology

James J. McCarthy

James J. McCarthy (Sabbatical, Academic Year 2018-2019)
Professor of Biological Oceanography
Acting Curator of the Malacology Department in the Museum of Comparative Zoology
Alexander Agassiz Professor of Biological Oceanography in the Museum of Comparative Zoology

Paul Moorcroft Paul R. Moorcroft 
Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
 
Martin A. Nowak
Martin A. Nowak (Sabbatical, Fall 2018)
Professor of Mathematics and Biology
Director of the Program for Evolutionary Dynamics
Bence Olveczky Bence P. Ölveczky
Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
 
Javier Ortega-Hernández

Javier Ortega-Hernández
Incoming Assistant Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, January 2019
Curator of Invertebrate Zoology in the Museum of Comparative Zoology

 

Donald H. Pfister Donald H. Pfister (Sabbatical, Spring 2019)
Asa Gray Professor of Systematic Botany
Curator of the Farlow Library and Herbarium
 
Naomi Pierce 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

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

Pardis Sabeti Pardis Sabeti
Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
Professor in the Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases
Mansi Srivastava Mansi Srivastava
Assistant Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
Curator of Invertebrate Zoology in the Museum of Comparative Zoology
John Wakeley John Wakeley
Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
Yun Zhang

Yun Zhang (Sabbatical, Spring 2019)
Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology