December 18, 2019
Sydney Hope successfully defended her dissertation on December 3 in Fralin Auditorium. Her public seminar was titled, “Consequences of avian parental incubation behavior for within-clutch variance in incubation temperature and offspring behavioral phenotypes”. Sydney, a member of the Hopkins Lab, also graduates as a PhD Fellow of the Interfaces of Global Change Interdisciplinary Graduate Education Program at Virginia Tech.
Sydney is now headed to the Centre d’Etudes Biologiques de Chizé in France for a postdoctoral researcher position.