Faculty Directory

Suzanne H. Alonzo
  • Title
    • Full Professor
  • Division Physical & Biological Sciences
  • Department
    • Ecology & Evolutionary Biology Department
    • Institute of Marine Sciences
  • Phone
    831-502-7706 (Office), 831-459-4752 (Lab)
  • Email
  • Website
  • Office Location
    • Coastal Biology Building, CBB 223
  • Mail Stop CBB/EE Biology
  • Mailing Address
    • 130 McAlliister Way
    • Santa Cruz CA 95060
  • Faculty Areas of Expertise Animal Behavior, Behavioral Ecology, Sexism and Gender Bias, Fisheries, Evolution, Game Theory, Marine Biology, Mathematical Modeling, Mediterranean Studies, Population Biology
  • Courses Taught BIOE 109 Evolution, BIOE 200 Advanced Organismal Biology, BIOE 148B Quantitative Methods in Ecology and Evolution, BIOE 248B Quantitative Methods in Ecology and Evolution, BIOE 159 Marine Ecology Field Quarter

Summary of Expertise

Sexual selection, social behavior, evolutionary theory, quantitative methods in ecology and evolution

Research Interests

Theoretical and empirical research examining how coevolutionary dynamics and social interactions affect sexual selection and reproductive behaviors.

Biography, Education and Training

Full Professor, Univ. Calif. Santa Cruz (2014-present)
Associate Professor with tenure, Yale (2012-2104)
Associate Professor on term, Yale University (2010-2011)
Assistant Professor, Yale University (2004-2010)
Assistant Researcher, Institute Marine Sciences, Univ. of California Santa Cruz (2001- 2004)
NSF Postdoctoral Fellow, Environmental Studies, Univ. of California Santa Cruz (1998-2001)

PhD: University of California Santa Barbara 1998
BA: University of California Berkeley 1992

Selected Publications

See my Google Scholar Profile for Publications

 

Teaching Interests

Evolution, Animal Behavior, Quantitative Methods in Ecology and Evolution, Evolution and Ecology of Behavior