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Center for Population Biology (CPB)

Images courtesy C. Boettiger (left) and A. Perkins (right).

CPB Seminar Series: Fall 2016

When: Tuesdays, 4:10 - 5:30PM

Where: 1022 Life Sciences Building (campus map)

PBG 290 - CRN 44592


  • September 27, 2016: Gavin Rice
    Graduate Student, Integrative Genetics and Genomics Graduate Group, Kopp Lab, UC Davis
    Title: “The molecular mechanism behind the evolution of novel sex-specific traits ”
    Host: Artyom Kopp

  • October 4, 2016: Andrew Moeller
    Miller Postdoctoral Fellow, Nachman Lab, UC Berkeley
    Title: “The evolution of the human gut microbiome ”
    Host: Katie Ferris

  • October 11, 2016: Emily Josephs
    NSF Postdoctoral Fellow, Coop, Maloof & Ross-Ibarra Labs, UC Davis
    Title: “The evolutionary genetics of gene expression in Capsella grandiflora ”
    Host: Graham Coop, Julin Maloof, Jeffrey Ross-Ibarra

  • October 18, 2016: Gyuri Barabas
    Postdoctoral Scholar, Ecology & Evolution, University of Chicago
    Title: “Competitive coexistence and population regulation in the context of multispecies communities”
    Host: Sebastian Schreiber

  • October 25, 2016: Bradley Main
    Postdoctoral Scholar, Vector Genetics Lab, UC Davis
    Title: “Insecticide resistance in Mosquitoes, including behavioral avoidance via selection for cattle biters”
    Host: Sebastian Schreiber

  • November 1, 2016: Alex Gunderson
    Postdoctoral Scholar, Stillman Lab, San Francisco State University
    Title: “Integrating physiology, behavior, and evolution to understand the consequences of global change ”
    Host: Katie Ferris

  • November 8, 2016: Chris Emerling
    NSF Postdoctoral Fellow, Nachman Lab, UC Berkeley
    Title: “Archelosaurian color vision, parietal eye loss and the crocodilian nocturnal bottleneck”
    Host: Katie Ferris

  • November 15, 2016: Chhaya Werner
    Graduate Student, Population Biology Graduate Group, Young Lab, UC Davis
    Title: “Plant community responses to post-fire drought”
    Host: Truman Young

  • November 22, 2016: Orr Spiegel
    Postdoctoral Scholar, Sih Lab, UC Davis
    Title: “What's your move? Individual space-use as a link between animal personality and population social networks”
    Host: Andy Sih

  • November 29, 2016: Vince Buffalo
    Graduate Student, Population Biology Graduate Group, Coop Lab, UC Davis
    Title: “Using the footprint of linked selection to estimate quantitative genetic parameters”
    Host: Graham Coop

  • December 6, 2016: Catherine Rushworth
    Postdoctoral Scholar, Whiteman Lab, UC Berkeley
    Title: “The origins and maintenance of asexual reproduction in natural plant populations ”
    Host: Katie Ferris

  • Interested in presenting? Please contact gradcoordinator.