Daily Archives: September 23, 2015

PhyloMeth poster
I have put up a poster for recruiting students locally (PDF here); advertising the course online will happen later (when there’s more material available). Content from poster: Spring 2016: Phylogenetic Methods (new course) Instructor: Brian O’Meara EEB603, Thurs. 12:40-3:25, 3 credits Learn how and why to: Build, test, and date phylogenies Study diversification, trait evolution, & more Create new methods Test using simulations Modern teaching best practices: Flipped classroom Active learning Group and solo work Ongoing discussions (offline and on)   Requirements: Scientific question(s), basic familiarity with R (no need to be an expert), laptop. In class you’ll be guided […]