Joshua Akey, Univesity of Washington (image) University of Washington Share Print E-Mail Caption Joshua Akey, of the University of Washington Department of Genome Sciences, studies human evolutionary history and its impact on genetic variation among present-day people. Credit Clare McLean Usage Restrictions For use only by news media for news about Dr. Joshua Akey's research. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.