Melissa Hughes

College of Charleston

Address: Department of Biology, Charleston, SC 29424 Office: RITA 217, Lab: GML 118
Phone: 843.953.6557
E-mail: hughesm@cofc.edu



Education

Ph.D., 1994, Duke University


Research Interests

  • Animal behavior, behavioral ecology, communication, aggression, mating systems, birds, crustaceans 

Current research projects

  • Geographic variation in vocal signals
  • Territorial aggression, antipredator behavior and mating systems in snapping shrimp
  • Sexual dimorphisms in weaponry and aggression

Publications

See: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=dF5bFK4AAAAJ&hl=en