The Gordon Lab

Joining the lab

Please contact Deborah Gordon if you'd like to discuss conducting research in the lab as an undergraduate, grad student or postdoc:


We welcome undergraduates in the lab. Undergraduate researchers have made important contributions to our work. These are some of our publications with undergraduate authors (in bold), including lab, field work and modeling projects:

Summer field work

We go each summer in August to continue a long-term study of the behavior and ecology of harvester ants. First and second year students interested in joining the project should contact Prof. Gordon for information on how to apply.