Seminar Listing

September 14, 2017
Rachael Eaton

Rachael Eaton, Graduate Program Administrator
Rice University
"Careers outside of academia"
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact:  Catherine Lindell

September 14, 2017
Daniel W. Linden

Daniel W. Linden, Statistician
National Marine Fisheries Service
"Careers outside of academia"
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact:  Gary Roloff

September 21, 2017
Clifton Ragsdale

Clifton Ragsdale, Department of Neurobiology
University of Chicago
"Evolutionary novelties and the brain and development of the octopus"
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact: Anselmo Pontes

September 28, 2017
Marina Cords

Marina Cords, Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Biology
Columbia University
"Gentle or not? Female-female competition in an Old World Monkey"
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact: Eli Strauss

October 5, 2017
Valeria Souza

Valeria Souza, Ecology, Evolutionary Biology, Microbiology
Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
"Is Cuatro Cienegas a lost paradise?"
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact: Richard Lenski

October 12, 2017
Todd M. Freeberg

Todd M. Freeberg, Department of Psychology and
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
University of Tennessee-Knoxville
"Songbird social psychology: flock complexity and chickadee behavior"
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact: Heather Eisthen

October 19, 2017
Anna Groves

Anna Groves, EEBB DISTINUISHED STUDENT SPEAKER
Graduate Student, Plant Biology
Michigan State University
"Weeds versus seeds: A restoration odyssey"
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)

October 26, 2017
Robert Fletcher

Robert Fletcher, Wildlife Ecology and Conservation
University of Florida
"Solving the habitat fragmentation debate"
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact: Heather Eisthen
Co-sponsor:  KBS

October 27, 2017
Robert Fletcher

Robert Fletcher, Wildlife and Conservation
University of Florida
"Novel prey for native predator traps"
237 Stack, Kellogg Biological Station
Contact: Elena Litchmann
Co-sponsor:  EEBB

November 2, 2017
Anne Pringle

Anne Pringle, Botany and Bacteriology
University of Wisconsin-Madison
"Reverse Ecology: Using genomes to understand the natural histories of microorganisms"
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact: Klara Scharnagl
Co-sponsor:  KBS

November 3, 2017
Anne Pringle

Anne Pringle, Botany and Baacteriology
University of Wisconsin-Madison
"Life and death in a Petersham Cemetery: Dispersal and demography among fungi"
237 Stack, Kellogg Biological Station
Contact: Jen Lau
Co-sponsor: EEBB

November 9, 2017
Craig W. Osenberg

Craig W. Osenberg, Odium School of Ecology
University of Georgia
"Ecological meta-analysis: conceptual challenges and applications”
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact: Thomas Getty
Co-sponsor:  KBS

November 10, 2017
Craig W. Osenberg

Craig W. Osenberg, Odium School of Ecology
University of Georgia
"Ecology meta-analysis: conceptual challenges and applications"
237 Stack, Kellogg Biological Station
Contact:  Gary Mittelbach
Co-sponsor:  EEBB

November 16, 2017
Ariana Strandburg-Peshkin

Ariana Strandburg-Peshkin, Postdoctoral Researcher
Max Planck Institute for Ornithology
"Collective movement in animal societies"
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact: Kay Holekamp

November 30, 2017
Nathan J. Sanders

Nathan J. Sanders, EEBB DISTINGUISHED SPEAKER
Community Ecology, University of Vermont
"Using m2 plots, mechanistic experiments, and macroecological models to understand biodiversity in a changing world"
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact: Chad Zirbel
Co-sponsored:  KBS

December 1, 2017
Nathan J. Sanders

Nathan J. Sanders, Community Ecology
University of Vermont
"A globally distributed experiment to elucidate the links between biodiversity change and climate change in mountains around the world"
237 Stack, Kellogg Biological Station
Contact: Elena Litchmann
Co-sponsor:  EEBB

December 7, 2017
Scott McWilliams

Scott McWilliams, Department of Natural Resource Science
University of Rhode Island
"Exercise physiology of birds during migration and its ecological implications"
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact: Jen Owen

January 18, 2018
Lisa Seeb

Lisa Seeb, School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences, College of the Environment, University of Washington
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact: Mariah Meek

January 25, 2018
Clifford Kraft

Clifford Kraft, College of Agriculture and Life Science, Department of Natural Resources, Cornell University
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Cosponsor:  Kellogg Biological Station (KBS)

February 1, 2018
Nancy Emery

Nancy Emery, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Colorado - Boulder
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact: Jen Lau
Cosponsor: Kellogg Biological Station (KBS)

February 8, 2018
Scott Butterfield

Scott Butterfield, The Nature Conservancy, San Francisco Bay Area
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact:  Carolyn Malmstrom

February 8, 2018
Scott Fulbright

Scott Fulbright, Co-founder and CEO, Living Ink Technologies, Fort Collins, CO
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact:  Richard HIll

February 15, 2018
Mark A. McPeek

Mark A. McPeek, Department of Biological Sciences, Dartsmouth University
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact:  Laura Twardlochleb
Cosponsor: Kellogg Biological Station (KBS)

February 22, 2018
William C. Wetzel

William C. Wetzel, Department of Entomology, Michigan State University

March 1, 2018
Daniel Buckley

Daniel Buckley, School of Integrative Plant Science, Soil and Crop Sciences Section, Cornell University
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact:  Maren Friesen
Cosponsor:  MMG (Microbiology and Molecular Genetics)

March 15, 2018
Meg Crofoot

Meg Crofoot, EEBB Distinguished Speaker
Evolutionary Wing, Department of Anthropology, University of California - Davis
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact: Eli Strauss
Cosponsor: BEACON

March 22, 2018
Miike Shapiro

Mike Shapiro, Department of Biology, University of Utah
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact: Ingo Braasch

March 29, 2018
Michael E. Kaspari

Michael E. Kaspari, Department of Biology, University of Oklahoma
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact:  Klara Scharnagl
Cosponsor: Kellogg Biological Station (KBS)

April 5, 2018
Patric Vaelli

Patric Vaelli, EEBB DISTINGUISHED STUDENT SPEAKER
Integrative Biology, Michigan State University

April 12, 2018
Chris Sutherland

Chris Sutherland, Department of Environmental Conservation
University of Massachusetts - Amherst
1420 BPS (Biomedical Physical Sciences)
Contact: Alex Wright