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Kathleen Donohue

Professor of Biology
Box 90338, Durham, NC 27708-0338
130 Science Drive, Room 226, Duke Box 90338, Durham, NC 27708


We investigate the genetic basis of adaptation, including the evolution of phenotypic plasticity and maternal effects, the adaptive value of epigenetic modifications, niche construction, dispersal, and mechanisms of multilevel natural selection.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Professor of Biology · 2012 - Present Biology, Trinity College of Arts & Sciences

Education, Training & Certifications

The University of Chicago · 1993 Ph.D.
Stanford University · 1985 B.A.
Stanford University · 1985 B.S.
Stanford University · 1985 M.S.