Lailvaux, Simon

Simon Lailvaux is the Virginia Kock/Audubon Nature Institute Chair in Species Preservation at the University of New Orleans. He was born in Harare, Zimbabwe, educated in South Africa, and earned graduate degrees from the University of the Witwatersrand and Tulane University. His research group investigates ecological and evolutionary phenomena related to animal performance. He lives in New Orleans.


On Rorotoko:

On his book Feats of Strength: How Evolution Shapes Animal Athletic Abilities
(Our Cover Feature of March 06, 2019)