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David Queller

Spencer T. Olin Professor of Biology
research interests:
  • Evolutionary Biology
  • Evolution of Altruistic Behavior
  • Parent-Offspring Conflict
  • Conflict and Cooperation in Social Insects and Social Amoebae
  • Mating Systems and Sexual Selection in Plants and Animals

contact info:

mailing address:

  • WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY
  • CB 1137
  • ONE BROOKINGS DR.
  • ST. LOUIS, MO 63130-4899

​Professor Queller is interested in how cooperation and altruism evolve, with questions ranging from the genetic and molecular details of cooperation in social amoebas up to the nature of organisms. 

For more information, visit David Queller's department profile.