Postdoc, University of California, Davis, and the University of British Columbia (1984-1985)
Ph.D, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA (1983)
B.Sc., University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada (1977)
US National Academy of Sciences, Foreign Fellow (elected 2017)
Darwin-Wallace Medal (2014), Linnean Society of London
President, American Society of Naturalists (2013)
Member (Foreign), American Academy of Arts and Sciences (elected 2012)
Killam Senior Research Fellowship, The Canada Council (2011-2013)
Killam Mentoring Award, The University of British Columbia (2010)
Killam Research Prize, The University of British Columbia (2008)
Sewall Wright Award, American Society of Naturalists (2007)
Rosenblatt Award, Scripps Institute of Oceanography (2006)
President, Society for the Study of Evolution (2005)
Guggenheim Fellow (2003-2004)
The Royal Society of Canada, Fellow (elected 2001)
Vice-President, Society for the Study of Evolution (2001)
Canada Research Chair, Tier 1 (2000)
The Royal Society of London, Fellow (elected 1999)
Vice-President, American Society of Naturalists (1999)
Scholar-in-Residence, Peter Wall Institute of Advanced Studies, UBC (1999)
President’s Award, American Society of Naturalists (1997)
Killam Faculty Research Award, UBC (1996)
Charles A. McDowell Medal, Faculty of Science, UBC (1995)
E.W.R. Steacie Memorial Fellowship, NSERC (1993-1995)
Young Investigators Prize, American Society of Naturalists (1985)
NSERC University Research Fellowship, UBC (1985-1995)
NSERC Postdoctoral Fellowship, UBC and University of California, Davis (1983-1985)
Rackham Predoctoral Fellowship, Rackham School of Graduate Studies, University of Michigan (1982)
Whitlock, M. C. and D. Schluter. 2015. The analysis of biological data. 2nd edition. MacMillan Learning, NY.
Whitlock, M. C. and D. Schluter. 2008. The analysis of biological data. Roberts & Company, Greenwood Village, CO, USA.
Butlin, R. K., J. R. Bridle, and D. Schluter (editors). 2009. Speciation and patterns of diversity. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK.
Schluter, D. 2000. The ecology of adaptive radiation. Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK.
Ricklefs, R. E. and D. Schluter (editors). 1993. Species diversity in ecological communities: historical and geographical perspectives. University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL, USA.