John H. Gillespie

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Professor Emeritus


Evolution and Ecology

Offices and Labs

3342A Storer Hall


1970 PhD Zoology University of Texas
1966 BS Zoology University of Maryland

Research Interests

Population genetics with an emphasis on molecular evolution. Natural selection in randomly fluctuating environments. Stochastic processes in molecular evolution.

CBS Grad Group Affiliations

Population Biology

Specialties / Focus

Population Biology
  • Molecular Evolution
  • Population and Quantitative Genetics

Teaching Interests

Population genetics and evolution.


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  • Gillespie JH. 2000. Genetic drift in an infinite population: the pseudohitchhiking model. Genetics. 155:909-919
  • Gillespie JH. 1999. The role of population size in molecular evolution. Theoretical Population Biology. 55:145-156
  • Gillespie JH. 1997. Junk ain't what junk does: neutral alleles in a selected context. Gene. 205:291-299