EEB Monday Seminar Archives - 2018

Date Speaker From Title Host
01/22/2018 Faculty Recruitment -
01/29/2018 Mary Caswell Stoddard Princeton University The evolution and ecology of avian eggs Bronstein
02/05/2018 *CHEM 134* Faculty Recruitment -
02/12/2018 Faculty Recruitment -
02/19/2018 Faculty Recruitment -
02/26/2018 Michael J. Wade Indiana University Comparison of natural and artificial gene drives Barker
03/12/2018 Heath Blackmon Texas A&M The evolution of large-scale genome structure: sex chromosomes and chromosome number Barker
03/19/2018 Rebecca Irwin NC State University Floral pharmacies for native and managed bees Bronstein
03/26/2018 Rafik Neme Columbia University Medical Center Exploration of bioactive peptides in random sequence space: An experimental model to de novo gene birth Masel
04/09/2018 Christopher Klausmeier Michigan State University Trait-based approaches to plankton ecology & evolution Chesson
04/16/2018 Albert Barberan SWES Microbial macroecology: where microbes, large-scale patterns and big data meet Saleska
09/10/2018 Parents and Science Panel Discussion Climate Awareness Week
09/17/2018 Emily Sessa University of Florida Fern tales at two scales: Using phylogenetics to study historical biogeography in Africa and community assembly in Florida Barker
09/24/2018 Pamela Yeh **Koffler 216** UCLA Using higher-order drug combinations and emergent properties to combat multi-drug resistant pathogens Enquist/Enard
10/01/2018 Van Savage UCLA Scaling across body size, temperature, and traits to predict food-web stability and functional biodiversity Enquist
10/15/2018 Carrie Olson-Manning **ENR2 S225** Augustana University Elaboration of the corticosteroid synthesis pathway in primates through duplication, constraint, and specialization of a multi-step enzyme Gutenkunst
10/22/2018 Aleeza Gerstein **ENR2 S215** University of Manitoba Parallelism and variability in the evolution of drug resistance and virulence in fungal microbes Barker
10/29/2018 Elizabeth Pringle **Koffler 216** University of Nevada, Reno And when it rains it pours: how water stress affects plant defensive mutualisms Bronstein
11/05/2018 William Pearse Utah State University Advances in the design and analysis of evolutionary ecology and phenological studies Enquist
11/19/2018 Steven Poe University of New Mexico Is there an island effect? Comparative tests of speciation, morphology, and assemblage structure in Anolis lizards Wiens
11/26/2018 William Wetzel Michigan State University Plant diversity and the ecology of plant-insect interactions Bronstein