Understanding of Phylogenetics
Students will understand the theoretical basis of phylogenetic reconstruction and be able to justify your particular point of view.
Understanding of Data Analysis
Students will understand how to run various methods of data analysis.
Understanding of Hypothesis Testing
Students will understand how to design a study and test evolutionary hypotheses in a phylogenetic framework.
Ability to Create Manuscripts
Students will gain hands on experience in drafting a scientific manuscript.
Ability to Present Research
Students will present a research project in a formal setting.