Assistant Professor of Biology
Office: Hall of Science 210
Telephone: (509) 526-4777
B.A. Clark University, International Development, 1992
M.S. Kansas State University, Biology, 1989
Ph.D. University of New Mexico, Biology, 1995
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Parker, T. H. 2013. What do we really know about the signalling role of plumage colour in blue tits? A case study of impediments to progress in evolutionary biology. Biological Reviews. In press.
Parker, T. H., T. A. Wilkin, I. R. Barr, B. C. Sheldon, L. Rowe, and S.C. Griffith. 2011. Fecundity selection on ornamental plumage colour differs between ages and sexes and varies over small spatial scales. Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 24: 1584-1597. doi: 10.1111/j.1420-9101.2011.02289.x
Schook, D. M, M. D. Collins, W. E. Jensen, P. J. Williams, N. E. Bader, and T. H. Parker 2008. Geographic patterns of song similarity in the Dickcissel (Spiza americana). Auk. 125. 953-964.
Parker, T. H., and J. D. Ligon. 2007. Multiple aspects of condition influence a heritable sexual trait: a synthesis of the evidence for capture of genetic variance in red junglefowl. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 92: 651-660.