“…great joy arises from taking the laboratory to the study organism rather than vice versa.” 

Per Scholander

Welcome to the Levesque Lab at the University of Maine. We study the evolutionary and ecological physiology of mammals (and the occasional bird) in relation to climate.

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I am always on the lookout for motivated undergraduate and graduate students, see Research page for details.

If you are interested in interdisciplinary research and having a strong social science component to your work check out our new National Science Foundation Research Traineeship (NRT) Program “Convergence of Social and Biophysical Sciences to Optimize Training in One Health“.