Irby has been elected by the Cornell faculty to a three-year term as a member at large of the University Senate.
Congratulations to PhD student Yula Kapetanakos on her new position as Associate Producer in the Lab’s Multimedia Program.
Postdoc Leo Campagna will be presenting tonight at the Lab’s Monday Night Seminar on “Exploring the origins of Neotropical avian biodiversity”.
Freeman, B. & Class Freeman, A. M. 2014. The avifauna of Mt. Karimui, Chimbu Province, Papua New Guinea, including evidence for long-term population dynamics in undisturbed tropical forest. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists’ Club 134: 30-51.
Congratulations to long-time lab group member Marjorie Weber for being awarded the Center for Population Biology Postdoctoral Fellowship at UC Davis. We will all miss you!
Congratulation to graduate student Sahas Barve for being awarded a Sigma Xi Grant in Aid of Research for his studies of elevational adaptation in Himalayan birds.
Warmest congratulations to Dan Baldassarre for being awarded an NSF Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Biology to study evolution of blood-feeding in the vampire finch in Dr. J. Albert C. Uy’s lab at the University of Miami. We will miss you but hope to catch up with you in the Galapagos!