Program in Tropical Biology and Sustainability

an undergraduate semester-long study abroad program in Kenya

taught with Princeton University

Spring 2013 - 2019

Behavioral Ecology

a graduate course in behavioral and evolutionary theory

 Spring 2010, 2012 and Fall 2013

Biology of African Animals and Ecosystems

an undergraduate field course that is part of the study abroad Program in Kenya

Spring 2013 - 2015, 2017, 2019

Comparative Social Evolution

an undergraduate course in social evolution 

taught with UC Berkeley, Vanderbilt U, and Arizona State U

 Spring 2012

Environmental Biology I

an undergraduate course in introductory biology

Fall 2009 - 2011, 2013 - 2016, 2018

PhD Thesis Development

a graduate course in thesis design and implementation

Fall 2010, 2011, 2014

Frontiers of Science

part of the Columbia College core curriculum

Fall 2015 - 2016, 2018 and Spring 2016 - 2017, 2019

Student Research Seminar

a graduate course in research presentation

Fall 2010, Spring 2011

Principles of Animal Behavior

an undergraduate primer in animal behavior

Spring 2019

Social Evolution and Behavior

a graduate summer course at Rockefeller University

Summer 2014

Adaptation to Changing Climates

an undergraduate field course in China

taught with National Taiwan University and Beijing Normal University

Summer 2019

Tropical Biology

an undergraduate field course in Kenya

Spring 2011

Scientific Analysis and Presentation

an undergraduate course for sTEAM Fellows

Fall 2019

Tropical Field Ecology and Behavior

a summer/winter term undergraduate field course in Kenya

Summer 2005, 2008 and Winter 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010


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