Latest Departmental News

Neuroscience, Data Science Assist. Professor cluster hires begin through UNM FIRST Program

Posted: Jan 23, 2023 - 01:00am

UNM FIRST Neuroscience and Data Science Assistant Professor Cluster Search APPLICATION WINDOW Application window opens: January 11, 2023 First best consideration date: Wednesday, March 1, 2023 Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the c...read more

KUNM Children's Hour features coyote, lungfish research

Posted: Jan 23, 2023 - 12:00am

The Children's Hour radio program on KUNM recently featured UNM Biology faculty and student expertise on two extrodinary creatures: coyotes and lungfish. In the first epidode, "Coyotes", Ph.D. student Zoe Rossman tells listeners about coyotes i...read more

Lactation room finds new location in Castetter Hall

Posted: Jan 10, 2023 - 12:00am

The Department of Biology provides a lactation room for any student, faculty, or staff that needs to use this space during the workday. Our lactation room has moved to the first floor of Castetter Hall. If you would like to use the space, please go ...read more

This month in publications...

Posted: Jan 09, 2023 - 12:00am

Here are some of the publications from December that are authored by UNM Biology's faculty, staff, and students: Alnaqeb, H (Alnaqeb, Haitham); Greiman, SE (Greiman, Stephen E.); Vandegrift, KJ (Vandegrift, Kurt J.); Campbell, ML (Campbell, Mariel L...read more

This month in publications...

Posted: Dec 06, 2022 - 12:00pm

Here are some of the publications from November that are authored by UNM Biology's faculty, staff, and students: Birg, A; Ritz, N; Barton, LL; Lin, HC. 2022. Hydrogen Availability Is Dependent on the Actions of Both Hydrogen-Producing and Hydrogen-C...read more

This month in publications...

Posted: Nov 14, 2022 - 12:00pm

Here are some of the publications from the month of October that are authored by UNM Biology's faculty, staff, and students:    Beckman, EJ (Beckman, Elizabeth J.); Campos, WV (Vargas Campos, Walter); Benham, PM (Benham, Phred M.); Schmitt...read more

Undergraduates Helena Mieras, Simon Doneski contribute to butterfly conservation

Posted: Nov 07, 2022 - 12:00pm

Undergraduates Helena Mieras (Rudgers-Whitney Lab) and Simon Doneski (Taylor Lab) have spent their summers of 2021 and 2022 doing summer research at the Karner Blue Butterfly Easment in Concord, New Hampshire. Mieras and Doneski worked as New H...read more

Publications from August and September

Posted: Oct 19, 2022 - 12:00pm

Here are some of the publications from August and September that are authored by UNM Biology's faculty, staff, and students: Bach, W (Bach, Wilhelmine); Kreft, H (Kreft, Holger); Craven, D (Craven, Dylan); Konig, C (Koenig, Christian); Schrader, J (...read more

Dr. Rebecca Bixby appointed director of Water Resources Program

Posted: Oct 05, 2022 - 12:00pm

Dr. Rebecca Bixby, Research Assistant Professor in the Biology Department, is the newly appointed director of the UNM Water Resources Program. Dr. Bixby has been a long-time collaborator with the program, which is an interdisciplinary master's ...read more

Dr. Blair Wolf talks heat waves and bird deaths on NM PBS

Posted: Sep 02, 2022 - 12:00pm

Dr. Blair Wolf, Professor of Biology, was a recent guest on "NM in Focus" on New Mexico PBS. He spoke about his work on how birds cope with high temperature stress on an individual and population level. Check out the conversation here!...read more