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Adriana Briscoe

  • Professor
  • University of California Irvine Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
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Research interests

molecular evolution; color vision; animal coloration; predator-prey interactions; other sensory modalities; comparative genomics

About

Adriana Briscoe, Ph.D. is a Professor in the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of California, Irvine. She served as Associate Editor for the journal Molecular Biology and Evolution from 2005-2012, sat on the Advisory Board of the National Evolutionary Synthesis Center (NESCENT) and was a Council Member of the American Genetic Association, publisher of the Journal of Heredity. Dr. Briscoe is the author of 50 articles and book chapters, has given over 50 invited lectures, and has been profiled in Genome Technology Magazine. She is the recipient of an award from the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB).

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Publications (51)

Gene Duplication and Gene Expression Changes Play a Role in the Evolution of Candidate Pollen Feeding Genes in Heliconius Butterflies

  • Smith G
  • Macias-Muñoz A
  • Briscoe A
Genome biology and evolution (2016)
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Rapid diversification associated with ecological specialization in Neotropical Adelpha butterflies

  • Ebel E
  • Dacosta J
  • Sorenson M
Molecular Ecology (2015)
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The scale-of-choice effect and how estimates of assortative mating in the wild can be biased due to heterogeneous samples

  • Rolan-Alvarez E
  • Carvajal-Rodríguez A
  • De Coo A
Evolution (2015)
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Transcriptome-wide differential gene expression in Bicyclus anynana butterflies

  • Macias-Munoz A
  • Smith G
  • Monteiro A
Mol Biol Evol. (2015)
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Warning signals are seductive: Relative contributions of color and pattern to predator avoidance and mate attraction in Heliconius butterflies

  • Finkbeiner S
  • Briscoe A
  • Reed R
Evolution (2014)
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Professional experience

Professor

Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at University of California, Irvine

July 2012 - Present

Associate Professor

University of California Irvine

June 2007 - July 2012(5 years)

Assistant Professor

University of California Irvine

July 2002 - June 2007(5 years)

Education history

Ph.D. Biology

Harvard University

September 1993 - February 1999(5 years)

M.A., B.S., B.A. Biological Sciences and Philosophy

Stanford University

September 1988 - June 1993(5 years)