Neil H. Shubin

  • Senior Advisor to the President
  • Robert R. Bensley Distinguished Service Professor,
  • Department of Organismal Biology and Anatomy
  • Associate Dean,
  • Academic Strategy, Biological Sciences Division
  • Professor,
  • Committee on Evolutionary Biology
  • Member, National Academy of Sciences (2011)
  • Fellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences (2009)
  • Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science (2008)
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I seek to understand the mechanisms behind the evolutionary origin of new anatomical features and faunas. The philosophy that underlies all of my empirical work is derived from the conviction that progress in the study of evolutionary biology results from linking research across diverse temporal, phylogenetic, and structural scales.

The Origin of Novel Faunas and Anatomical Systems The Origin of Morphological Variation

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