I currently teach courses on invertebrate developmental diversity at Hopkins.

BIOS 236: Developmental Biology in the Ocean: Comparative Embryology and Larval Development, 4 units.

Three-week course at Hopkins Marine Station. Focuses on the embryology and larval development of a broad range of marine invertebrate phyla. The goal of the course is to give students an appreciation of the range of developmental strategies and larval forms in the ocean and why this is critical for constructing hypotheses of EvoDevo and animal evolution. Includes observation and documentation of the development of embryos and larvae by scientific illustration and photo/video microscopy.

 

Recent photos from the 2017 course can be found here.  Photos from previous years can be found here.

 

BIOHOPK 160H: Developmental Biology in the Ocean.