Edward D. Burress

Postdoctoral Associate

Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Yale University

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Research interests: macroevolution, feeding ecology, functional morphology, key innovations, functional trade-offs

I'm a Postdoctoral Associate in the Muñoz Lab in the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at Yale University. I'm broadly interested in evolutionary ecology. I mostly study the functional morphology and mechanical properties of the jaws (oral and pharyngeal jaws) in freshwater fishes, particularly in cichlids of subtropical South America. I also study other groups, including marine fishes, anole lizards, and lungless salamanders.

Contact: edwarddburress'at'gmail'dot'com

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