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Mercedes Burns

Assistant Professor

Biological Sciences
Interdisciplinary Life Sciences Building (ILSB), Room 215
Phone
410-455-2147
burnsm@umbc.edu
Education
Ph D, University of Maryland, College Park (2014)
BA, Macalester College (2006)
Website
About

B.A. Biology, Macalester College (St. Paul); Ph.D. in Behavior, Ecology, Evolution, & Systematics from University of Maryland, College Park

Research Interests

Evolutionary ecology of reproductive traits and behaviors, sexual conflict, reproductive polymorphism, arthropod biology

Selected Classes
Fall 2020 BIOL 142 – Foundations of Biol: Eco/Evo
BIOL 499 – Undergrad. Lab/Field Rsch
Spring 2020 BIOL 481 – Advanced Topics in Evolution
Fall 2019 BIOL 483 – Evol: From Genes To Genomes
Intellectual Contributions

1 vol. 112 34-44 Journal of Heredity

icaa120 Integrative and Comparative Biology

3 vol. 60 796-813 Integrative and Comparative Biology

14 vol. 8 7103-7110 Ecology & Evolution

1 vol. 8 36-52 Ecology & Evolution