Our lab currently has openings for graduate students and postdoc scholars!

For prospective graduate students:

The lab has openings for 1 PhD student who is passionate about ecology with a strong quantitative background. The lab accepts students through the Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology at UCLA. The deadline for application is December 1st. More information about the program can be found on this page

Our lab believes in fostering a space where students can chase their research curiosities and passions. To ensure a symbiotic mentor-mentee relationship, we hope your interests resonate with one or more of the following: species coexistence, priority effects/community assembly, eco-evolutionary dynamics, ecological time series, and spatial pattern analysis.

Selecting an advisor that suits your interests and needs is critical to being happy and successful. I’d appreciate the opportunity to connect before applying. To start a conversation, please drop me an email with:

  • Your CV
  • An unofficial transcript
  • Research interests (including why you want to work in this lab)

For prospective postdoc scholars:

If you’re interested in joining the lab, please email me a description of your research interests, goals for your postdoc and a CV with contact information for 2-3 references to start a conversation.