The Evolution Working Group is a group of faculty and students from the University of Alabama, and staff of the Alabama State Geological Survey. Current members of EVOWOG, departmental affiliations and areas of specialty:
David B. Boles
comparative cognition; evolutionary cognition; brain evolution; handedness; language; history of Evolution Working Group
EvoS Club President
Anthropology; public health and human nutrition; biocultural medical anthropology.
Human population biology and health; human ontogeny; life history theory; adaptive plasticity; the evolution of childhood.
Religious Studies (partial appointment in History)
Religion and Ecology, Islam, Social Formation, Critical Theory
Geological Survey of Alabama
ancient reef and mound deposits; carbonate geology; characteristics of hydrocarbon reservoir rocks
Biocultural medical anthropology; human behavioral ecology; neuroanthropology; human sexual behavior; cognitive mechanisms of religion.
EvoS minor co-director. EvoS Club advisor.
Darwin; history and philosophy of biology; species and taxonomy; naturalism and value
molecular and cellular biology; evolution of developmental mechanisms; molecular evolution; history
of the Evolution Working Group.
evolution of morphological novelty