Department Chairs:
Mary Garvin
Office hours are 11 am - Noon daily in #A139

Administrative Assistant:
Twila Colley

Department Email:

Phone: (440) 775-8315
Fax: (440) 775-8960

Science Center K123
119 Woodland St.
Oberlin, OH, 44074

Omar Tonsi Eldakar

Omar Tonsi Eldakar

Visiting Assistant Professor

Contact Information


Science Center, K125
(440) 775-6351

Omar Tonsi Eldakar

Educational Background

  • BS, Binghamton University, NY (2003)
  • MS, Binghamton University, NY (2005)
  • PhD, Binghamton University, NY (2008)
  • PERT postdoctoral fellow, Center for Insect Science,University of Arizona

I am an evolutionary biologist exploring the dynamics of multilevel selection in the evolution of cooperation and conflict. My research involves applying the general framework of multilevel selection theory to a broad range of evolutionary scenarios from theoretical and empirical investigations of cooperation and punishment, to sexual conflict.