Faculty - Ingi Agnarsson

Ingi Agnarsson

Ingi Agnarsson,

Assistant Professor
  • Ph.D., George Washington University, 2004
  • Research Associate (2004-present) Smithsonian Institution
  • Assistant Professor (2008-2012) University of Puerto Rico
  • Assistant Professor (2012-present) University of Vermont
Area of expertise


Contact Information
Email: Ingi Agnarsson

Office Hours: Tue 2:15-4:00, or by appointment
Marsh Life Science Building, Rm 316
Phone: (802) 656-0460

Dr. Agnarsson's LAB

Island Biogeography Link


I’m an evolutionary biologist working on various fronts. My main research applies phylogenetics, and population genetics to address evolutionary questions with a focus on spiders. Current topics include evolution of sociality in spiders, evolutionary biomechanical of spider silk, and a large project on the biogeography of the Caribbean and the role of dispersal in diversification.

Selected Publications

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