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Seth Bybee

Associate Professor
Biology

4057 LSB
Provo, UT 84602

Teaching Interests


General Biology, Entomology, Evolution

Research Interests


Phylogenetics, Odonata, visual evolution

Education


  • PostDoc, Phylogenomics, Brigham Young University, 2012
  • PostDoc, Behavioral ecology, University of California-Irvine, 2009
  • PhD, Phylogenetic Systematics, University of Florida, 2008
  • B.S., Conservation Biology, Brigham Young University, 2004

Experience


Academic - Post-Secondary

  • Postdoctoral Scholar, University of California-Irvine, -Present

Honors & Awards


  • Entomological Foundation of America : Snodgrass Memorial Research Award
  • National Science Foundation : Postdoctoral Fellow Faculty Institute for Reforming Science Teaching
  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute : Graduate Student Mentor
  • Florida Entomological Society : Graduate Student Scholarship
  • National Meetings of the Entomological Society of America : President’s Prize for Best Student Paper runner-up
  • Entomological Foundation/Entomological Society of America : Stan Beck Fellowship
  • Department of Entomology and Nematology, University of Florida : Gahan Scholarship
  • Honorable Mention, NSF Graduation Student Fellowship
  • Microptics Inc. : Photography Award
  • Entomological Foundation of America : BioQuip Undergraduate Scholarship
  • National Meetings of the Entomological Society of America : President's Prize for Best Student Paper runner-up
  • Entomological Foundation of America/Entomological Society of America : Stan Beck Fellowship

Courses Taught


Winter 2019

  • BIO 494R: Mentored Research Section 026
  • BIO 799R: Dissertation Section 003
  • IAS 201R: Cultural Survey Section 047

Fall 2018

  • BIO 100: Principles of Biology Section 001
  • BIO 420: Evolutionary Biology Section 001, 003
  • BIO 494R: Mentored Research Section 003
  • BIO 799R: Dissertation Section 003
  • HONRS 101: Late Summer Honors Section 002

Summer 2018

  • BIO 494R: Mentored Research Section 006
  • BIO 799R: Dissertation Section 007

Spring 2018

  • BIO 420: Evolutionary Biology Section 002
  • BIO 421: Evolutionary Biology Lab Section 002
  • BIO 441: Entomology Section 001
  • BIO 494R: Mentored Research Section 004, 027
  • BIO 799R: Dissertation Section 003, 013