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Center for Population Biology (CPB)


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

CPB Seminar Series: Winter Quarter 2015

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

Where: 1022 Life Sciences Building (campus map)

PBG 290 - CRN 84707

 

  • January 6: Sebastian Schreiber
    Professor, Department of Evolution and Ecology, UC Davis
    Title: “Short-term climatic rescue of an endangered plant species?”
    Host: Marissa Baskett

  • January 13: Kelsey Yuexin Jiang
    Graduate Student, Department of Integrative Biology, University of Texas at Austin
    Title: “Deviations from panmixia: assortative mating and divergent habitat choices”
    Host: Andy Sih

  • January 20: Laura Jurgens
    Graduate Student, Ecology Graduate Group, UC Davis
    Title: “Spatial variation in habitat modification drives stage-specific facilitation by a widespread foundation species”
    Host: Chris Griesemer

  • January 20: Jaime Ashander
    Graduate Student, Population Biology Graduate Group, UC Davis
    Title: “Phenotypic plasticity and evolutionary rescue in a random environment”
    Host: Marissa Baskett

  • January 27: Brian Johnson
    Assistant Professor, Department of Entomology, UC Davis
    Title: “Evolutionary genomics of post-developmental phenotypic novelty”
    Host: Artyom Kopp

  • February 3: Susannah Tringe
    Research Scientist, Department of Energy Joint Genome Institute
    Title:“Microbial diversity and greenhouse gas dynamics in San Francisco Bay wetlands”
    Host: Jonathan Eisen

  • February 10: Kara Moore O'Leary
    Assistant Project Scientist, Department of Evolution and Ecology, UC Davis, UC Davis
    Title:“Ecological drivers of rare desert milkweed persistence amid anthropogenic change”
    Host: Maureen Stanton

  • February 17: David Lowry
    Assistant Professor, Department of Plant Biology, Michigan State University
    Title:“The Ecological and Evolutionary Genetics of Adaptation and Speciation”
    Host: Moria Robinson

  • February 24: Moria Robinson
    Graduate Student, Population Biology Graduate Group, Department of Evolution and Ecology, UC Davis
    Title:“Leaf Economics and trophic interactions: effects of resource availability on herbivores, enemies, and ecological networks”
    Host: Sharon Strauss

  • March 3: Sarah Hird
    Postdoctoral Scholar, Department of Evolution and Ecology, UC Davis
    Title:“Comparing taxonomic and genetic diversity in metagenomic samples”
    Host: Jonathan Eisen

  • March 10: Jill Hamilton
    Postdoctoral Scholar, Department of Evolution and Ecology, UC Davis
    Title:“Teasing apart the genetic basis of adaptation in a changing climate”
    Host: Annie Schmitt

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    Interested in presenting? Please contact gradcoordinator.