Post Tagged with: "Donald Miles"

Miles Contributes to Study: Cool Lizards Do Not Like Global Warming

Dr. Donald Miles

Dr. Donald Miles, Professor of Biological Sciences at Ohio University, contributed to a study that shows that even sun-loving lizards may not survive rising temperatures in their environment. Climate change is toppling our Earth’s ecosystems out of balance in multiple ways, with often dramatic consequences. Many plants and animals are […]

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September 12, 2019 at 8:40 amResearch

Miles Quoted in Article on Lizard Extinction Research, Climate Change

Dr. Donald Miles

Dr. Donald Miles, Professor of Biological Sciences at Ohio University, was extensively quoted in a Behemian article headlined “Lizard Vision : Groundbreaking lizard extinction research could predict the wrath of climate change—and what to do about it.” …Sinervo’s frequent research collaborator Donald Miles, a fellow lizard expert and professor at […]

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August 15, 2019 at 3:27 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Gilbert Receives Presidential Graduate Student Medal

Anthony Gilbert

Ohio University President M. Duane Nellis announced that this year would be the inaugural year for two Presidential Graduate Student Medals, one awarded to a doctoral student, the other awarded to a master’s student. Biological Sciences graduate student Anthony Gilbert was selected as the winner of the Graduate Student Medal […]

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April 26, 2019 at 10:55 amNews Research

Gilbert Wins Best Paper from Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology

Anthony Gilbert

Biological Sciences graduate student Anthony Gilbert was awarded the Division of Ecology and Evolution Raymond B. Huey Best Student Paper Award at the international Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology conference in Tampa, held Jan. 3-7. Gilbert was selected from more than 70 applicants to present his talk in a session at […]

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January 20, 2019 at 9:10 amResearch

Miles, Gilbert Article Suggests Lizards Won’t Adapt Fast Enough during Environmental Change

Dr. Donald Miles

Dr. Donald Miles and Anthony Gilbert are co-authors on a paper in Proceedings of the Royal Society on “Thermal physiology and thermoregulatory behaviour exhibit low heritability despitegenetic divergence between lizard populations,” which suggests that evolutionary change in the brown anole lizard is unlikely to keep pace with current rates of […]

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May 2, 2018 at 11:22 amResearch

Gilbert Receives Donald Clippinger Graduate Fellowship

Anthony Gilbert

Biological Sciences doctoral student Anthony Gilbert received the 2018-19 Donald Clippinger Graduate Fellowship from Ohio University. “Your project, ‘Evolutionary Responses to Global Climate Change in Desert Reptiles,’ affirms the excellence in research and creative activity currently underway at Ohio University,” said Dr. David Koonce, Associate Dean of the Graduate College. […]

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March 23, 2018 at 10:45 amNews Research

Six Biological Sciences Grad Students Awarded A&S Graduate Student Research Awards

Biological Sciences graduate student awardees outside Irvine Hall. from lft: Anthony Gilbert, Jasmine Croghan, Cassie Thompson, Juan Pablo Aquilar Cabezas. Waymon Holloway. Not pictured, Rachel Olsen

Six Biological Sciences graduate students were chosen to receive College of Arts & Sciences Graduate Student Research Awards this past fall during the inaugural funding cycle for the award. The objective of the research award is to support graduate students in their research endeavors. Two review cycles are offered each […]

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February 24, 2018 at 11:51 amResearch