Steve Hubbell

Professor Emeritus

Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Botany 114C
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Personal Website

Stephen P. Hubbell is author of the unified neutral theory of biodiversity and biogeography (UNTB), which seeks to explain the diversity and relative abundance of species in ecological communities. Hubbell is also a senior staff scientist at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute in Balboa, Panama. He is also well known for tropical forest studies.