- Homology (historical, operational, and probabilistic). Dr Kevin Nixon.
- Tree-searches (both standard and hard datasets). Dr Pablo Goloboff.
- Linnaeus, the codes and taxonomy. Dr Sebastian Kvist.
- Sequence alignment. Dr Ward Wheeler.
- Phylogenomics. Dr. Sebastian Kvist.
- Character weighting (with a little bit on ML models in morphology). Dr Pablo Goloboff.
- Measures of support. Dr Mark Siddall.
- Beyond the making of trees: correlated homoplasy, selection,
and co-speciation. Dr Mark Siddall & Dr Sebastian Kvist.