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School of the Biological Sciences



Associate Professor, Department of Zoology

Adria LeBoeuf's research focuses on how evolution has engineered social life, in particular, through socially exchanged fluids. 


Research Areas

Social evolution
Socially transferred materials
Metabolic division of labour 
Developmental fate control
Gene expression evolution


Automated behavioural tracking
Transmission tracking
Comparative phylogenetic methods

Areas for Collaboration

Aging and lifespan control
Socially transferred materials
Quantitative analyses and modelling of collective behaviour
Physics of life 


Research Theme