Snapshot: Sarah Knutie in the Galapagos Islands

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Sarah Knutie, assistant professor of ecology and evolutionary biology, recently traveled to the Galapagos Islands, where she frequently conducts research. Her lab studies both fundamental and applied ideas in disease ecology and evolution, specifically how and when animals defend themselves against parasites, especially in response to environmental change. Parasites introduced to the islands are threatening many endemic bird species.

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