Mandy Gibson

Assistant Professor
Unit: College of Arts and Sciences
Department: Department of Biology
Office location and address
90 Geldard Driv
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
A general test of the genetic basis of parasite resistance across genetic and environmental contexts
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of General Medical Science
August 01, 2020 – June 30, 2025
Modeling the Evolution of Disease Resistance in a Variable World
Source: Jeffress Memorial Trust
September 30, 2020 – September 29, 2021
BIOL 150: Special Topics in Biology
Special Topics in Biology.
BIOL 4559: New Course in Biology
Credits: 1–4
New course in the subject of biology.
BIOL 4920: Independent Research in Biology
Credits: 2
Independent research for qualified undergraduates under the direction of a faculty member within the Biology Department. Prerequisite: Instructor Permission
BIOL 8070: Colloquium in Population Biology
Credits: 2
A weekly conference arranged around a current topic. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Instructor permission.
BIOL 8084: Advanced Ecology and Evolution 4
Credits: 2
This course introduces grad students to a breadth and depth of concepts and theories in modern ecology and evolutionary biology.. The course is taught by a different BIOL faculty each spring, with different faculty rotating into the course in alternate years, providing expertise in molecular population genetics, genomics, phylogenetics, integrative biology, speciation, microevolution, life-history evolution, and mating systems.
BIOL 8999: Non-Topical Research
Credits: 1–12
For master's thesis, taken under the supervision of a thesis director.
BIOL 9998: Non-Topical Research, Preparation for Doctoral Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral research, taken before a dissertation director has been selected.
BIOL 9999: Non-Topical Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral dissertation, taken under the supervision of a dissertation director.