Seminars

Daniel Buckley
February 27, 2018

11:00 a.m.

Daniel Buckley, School of Integrative Plant Science, Soil and Crop Sciences Section, Cornell University
“Three amazing ideas about microbial biogeography that will blow your mind”
101 Biochemistry Building
Contact:  Ashley Shade
Cosponsor:  EEBB (Ecology, Evolutionary Biology and Behavior)

Daniel Buckley
March 1, 2018

3:30 p.m.
Daniel Buckley, School of Integrative Plant Science, Soil and Crop Sciences Section, Cornell University
“The secret life of soil microbes: Unearthing the microbial ecology of the
soil carbon cycle”

1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact:  Sarah Evans
Cosponsor:  MMG (Microbiology and Molecular Genetics)

Meg Crofoot
March 15, 2018

3:30 p.m.
Meg Crofoot, EEBB Distinguished Speaker
Evolutionary Wing, Department of Anthropology
University of California - Davis
"Food For Thought: Can smart foraging explain how primates afford big their brains?"
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact: Eli Strauss
Cosponsor: BEACON

Meg Crofoot
March 16, 2018

3:30 p.m.
Meg Crofoot
Evolutionary Wing, Department of Anthropology
University of California - Davis
"Cooperation and Conflict in Complex Societies"
1455A BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact: Eli Strauss
Cosponsor: EEBB

Mike Shapiro
March 22, 2018

3:30 p.m.
Mike Shapiro, Department of Biology, University of Utah
“Fancy feet and a checkered past: genetics of diversity in the rock pigeon”
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact: Ingo Braasch

Michael E. Kaspari
March 29, 2018

3:30 p.m.
Michael E. Kaspari, Department of Biology, University of Oklahoma
The biogeochemical theatre and the ecological play”
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact:  Klara Scharnagl
Cosponsor: Kellogg Biological Station (KBS)

Michael E. Kaspari
March 30, 2018

10:45 a.m.
Michael E. Kaspari, Department of Biology, University of Oklahoma
"Ant communities in a warming world"
237 Stack, KBS (Kellogg Biological Station) 
Contact:  Christopher Klausmeier
Cosponsor: EEBB (Ecology, Evolutionary Biology and Behavior)

Patric Vaelli
April 5, 2018

3:30 p.m.
Patric Vaelli, EEBB DISTINGUISHED STUDENT SPEAKER
"From microbes to brains: toxic symbiotic bacteria and adaptive evolution in the nervous system of rough-skinned newts"
Integrative Biology, Michigan State University
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)

Chris Sutherland
April 12, 2018

3:30 p.m.
Chris Sutherland
Department of Environmental Conservation
University of Massachusetts - Amherst
"Spatially explicit models for ecological inference"
Contact:  Alex Wright