People

Graham SlaterAssistant Professor

Research Focus:
Paleontology; evolution
Email:
gslater@uchicago.edu
Office:
HGS 267

Selected Publications

  • Slater, Graham J., et al. (2016). Evolutionary relationships among extinct and extant sloths: the evidence of mitogenomes and retroviruses. Genome biology and evolution, 8(3): 607-621.
  • Slater, G. J. (2015). Iterative adaptive radiations of fossil canids show no evidence for diversity-dependent trait evolution. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 112(16):4897–4902.
  • Slater, G. J. (2015). Not-so-early bursts and the dynamic nature of morphological diversification. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 112:3595–3595.
  • Slater, G. J., Goldbogen, J. A., and Pyenson, N. D. (2017). Independent evolution of baleen whale gigantism linked to Plio-Pleistocene ocean dynamics. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B: Biological Sciences, 284(1855) 
  • Hunt, G. and Slater, G. J. (2016). Integrating paleontological and phylogenetic ap- proaches to macroevolution. Annual Review of Ecology, Evolution, and Systematics, 47:189–213