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GRANT KINSLER, Graduate Student using math to study evolution




Major: Biology

College/Employer: Stanford

Year of Graduation: 2021

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

I'm a graduate student studying evolution in Dmitri Petrov's lab at Stanford. I'm particularly interested in using mathematical models to understand (and maybe even predict) evolution. I love learning about all aspects of the natural world and sharing this knowledge with others!



Past Classes

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B6384: Evolution In Action in Splash Spring 2018
Have you ever wondered how evolution works? How do some animals develop strategies to survive in nature? In this interactive activity, you’ll be the hungry predator and hunt for colored candies. Learn about how animals have developed evolutionary mechanisms to camouflage to their surrounding (and satisfy your sweet tooth, too)!


W6207: Evolution In Action in Splash Fall 2017
Want to see how evolution works? Come and join this interactive workshop where you will engage in the evolutionary process (and satisfy your sweet tooth, too)!