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John Denton in class taught by John Maisey

John Denton: Illuminating the History of Lanternfishes

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On September 30, 2013, the first graduates of the Richard Gilder Graduate School will receive Doctor of Philosophy degrees in Comparative Biology at the inaugural commencement for the program. We're profiling the newly minted Ph.D.s., including John Denton, an ichthyologist who studied the evolution and diversification of lanternfishes for his dissertation, using a combination of DNA sequences and recently developed analytical methods.

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Milestone for Museum's Richard Gilder Graduate School

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On September 30, 2013, the first group of graduates from the Museum's Richard Gilder Graduate School will receive their Doctor of Philosophy degrees at the inaugural commencementfor the graduate school—a banner day in the history of the Museum. During the next few weeks, we'll profile the seven graduates here on the Museum's blog.

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