Ellen Gail Williamson

Curriculum Vitae

Mailing address:

Department of Integrative Biology
University of California-Berkeley
Berkeley, CA 94720-3140

telephone: (510) 643-6299
facsimile: (510) 643-6264

E-mail address:



  • B.A. December 1991 Applied Mathematics, University of California, Berkeley.
    course work: numerical analysis, vector calculus, complex variable calculus, real analysis, topology, abstract algebra, linear algebra, differential equations, quantum mechanics
  • Ph.D. August 1997. Wildlife and Fisheries Science, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX.
    course work: statistics, population genetics, quantitative genetics, physiological ecology, adaptational biology, molecular evolution, molecular genetics, stochastic differential equations
  • Publications

  • Williamson, E G; DiMichele, L. An ecological simulation reveals balancing selection acting on development rate in the teleost Fundulus heteroclitus. Marine Biology (Berlin), v.128, n.1, (1997): 9-15.
  • Williamson, E G; DiMichele, L. Natural selection in a periodic environment: A simulation model of development and hatching in the teleost Fundulus heteroclitus. in preparation
  • Williamson, E G; DiMichele, L. Natural selection, developmental rate, and the maintenance of allozyme polymorphism in the teleost Fundulus heteroclitus. in preparation
  • Work Experience

  • Teaching Assistant for the course WFSC 489, Adaptational Biology, Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Science, Fall 1995, Fall 1996, Spring 1997.
  • Research Assistant, Department of Animal Science, Texas A&M University, Spring and Summer 1996.
  • Software Engineer, Blueberry Software, August 1992 to August 1993.
  • Programmer, Pacific Bell, Network Systems Engineering, June-August 1991.