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Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (EEB)

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EEB’s current faculty searches

EEB seeks applicants for three assistant professor (tenure-track) positions in ecology: ecosystem ecologist, population/community ecologist and theoretical ecologist.

Invasive species may unexpectedly reduce disease prevalence

What happens to the parasites of native species when a new species shows up, and could knowing what happens help us predict the effects of an invasive species on disease?


Previously on U-M Gateway: Google searches for ‘chickenpox’ reveal big impact of vaccinations

"It is really exciting to see human information-seeking behavior—Google searches—being reduced by vaccination implementation," Bakker said. "It's a very clear signal, and it shows that the vaccine is having a strong effect."

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