Steven A. Frank's Home Page

I am Donald Bren Professor and UCI Distinguished Professor at the University of California, Irvine. These pages provide information about my research interests and publications. My books and articles can be downloaded in PDF format.

Microbial Life History

New book, click cover for information

Click images for information and downloading of my books and series

My YouTube channel includes the following three recent video lectures


and video recordings of my graduate class Puzzles in Modern Biology

Read my essay about the development of social evolution theory in the 1990s

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