Welcome to the Crow Institute

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The J.F. Crow Institute for the Study of Evolution is a cross-college institute whose mission is to foster multidisciplinary research to address complex biological problems facing society, and to improve public understanding of evolution through education and outreach. The current director is Professor of Genetics Nicole Perna.

Core funding support provided by:
  • College of Agriculture and Life Science
  • College of Letters and Science
  • School of Veterinary Medicine
  • Laboratory of Genetics

Other 2014 sponsoring units:

  • Biotechnology Center
  • Department of Bacteriology
  • Department of Biochemistry
  • Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics
  • Department of Botany
  • Department of Entomology
  • Department of Forest and Wildlife Ecology
  • Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology 
  • Department of Philosophy
  • Department of Zoology
  • Genome Center of Wisconsin
  • DNASTAR, Inc.
  • Wisconsin Society of Science Teachers

Video introduction to the Crow Institute by founding director, David Baum.