"Evolution: Process and Pattern"
Dr. Jason Downs
8 Saturdays, January 28 – March 18, 2017 (make-up date: 3/25/2017)
10:30 AM to noon
This course will provide a deeper understanding of the concept of evolution and how evolutionary processes have shaped the history of life.
Dr. Jason Downs is Assistant Professor of Biology at Delaware Valley University. He has been a member of the Wagner’s faculty since 2012. He is also a Research Associate at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University in the Vertebrate Paleontology Group, where he has done active research since 2006. He was one of the team members that discovered the Tiktaalik roseae, a specimen that shed new light on the vertebrate transition to land.
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