Born in CT and raised in Sumter, SC, Shane Campbell-Staton is an assistant professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the Institute for Society and Genetics at UCLA. He earned his B.S. at University of Rochester and Ph.D. in the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard University. Shane’s research focuses on how humans act as engines of evolution for species across the planet. He studies animals, from lizards to elephants, trying to understand how they adapt to rapid environmental change. Additionally, he is the creator and host of The Biology of Superheroes Podcast (https://thebiologyofsuperheroespodcast.podbean.com/), where he explores the science of science fiction and comic books.
African American Studies and History
Education & Organizational Change
Theater and Performance Studies
De Neve East
De Neve West
Education & Asian American Studies
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