Lab News

Caitlin Lewarch

Caitlin receives a NSF DDIG

February 8, 2017

Graduate student Caitlin Lewarch is awarded a NSF DDIG to study the genetics and neurobiology of nesting behavior.

Cover image

Cover model: deer mouse

February 7, 2017

Evan Kingsley and colleagues' paper on the evolution and genetics of mouse tail length appears on the cover of Evolution.


Hopi on TWiEVO

January 23, 2017

Hopi Hoekstra talks about career and research on the podcast This Week in Evolution (TWiEVO).

Congratulations Paola!

Congratulations Paola!

November 12, 2016

Former Amgen Scholar Paola Matos Ruiz won Best Poster Award at the 2016 Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students.

Barbara Koenig

Welcome to Prof. Dr. Barbara Koenig

October 10, 2016

The Hoekstra Lab welcomes sabbatical visitor Prof. Dr. Barbara Koenig (University of Zurich), who studies the behavior of wild house mice.

Four Wondergrads complete summer research projects

Four Wondergrads complete summer research projects

July 28, 2016

Congrats to four outstanding undergraduate students, Paola Matos Ruiz, Rafael Polo Prieto, Emmanuel D'Agostino and Ada Bielawski, who completed summer research projects in the lab this year.