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Kamath, Ambika

Assistant Professor

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Research

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  • Animal Behavior, Science and Technology Studies, Cross-Disciplinary

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Teaching

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  • EBIO 3240 - Animal Behavior
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2021 / Fall 2022
    Lect. and lab. Topics include basic concepts and history, methods of study, ethical issues, neurobiology, behavior, the development of behavior, predator-prey relationships, communication, aggression and dominance, mating systems, cognitive ethology, and parental care. When possible, life-history strategies, the evolution of behavior, and behavioral ecology are stressed. Uses animals and animal tissues. Recommended prerequisites: EBIO 1210 and EBIO 1220 and EBIO 1230 and EBIO 1240 (minimum grade C-).
  • EBIO 4740 - Biology of Amphibians and Reptiles
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2022
    Comparative morphology, taxonomy, ecology, behavior and geographic distribution of amphibians and reptiles. Uses animals and animal tissue. Recommended prerequisites: EBIO 1210 and EBIO 1220 and EBIO 1230 and EBIO 1240 (minimum grade C-). Same as EBIO 5740.
  • EBIO 5190 - Diversity and Inclusion
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2022
    Topics have included: implicit bias, privilege, inclusive pedagogy, inclusive hiring practices, inclusive mentoring, barriers facing undergraduate students, barriers facing graduate students, fairness of the GRE.
  • EBIO 5740 - Biology of Amphibians and Reptiles
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2022
    Comparative morphology, taxonomy, ecology, behavior and geographic distribution of amphibians and reptiles. Uses animals and animal tissue. Same as EBIO 4740.

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