The Ecology and Evolution group in the Department of Biological Sciences sponsors a seminar series featuring current topics in Ecology and Evolutionary biology. The Ecology and Evolution seminars are presented Wednesdays at 12:00 pm in Room 169 Crawford Hall. If you wish to meet with the Speaker, contact Matt Koski or Randall Bendis. Interested parties can forward information to the Ecology and Evolution group by email.
Speakers for the 2011 - 2012 academic year include the following:
|07 September||Dr. Sarah Woodley||Duquesne University|
"Life in the Slow Lane: Stress Responses of Plethodontid Salamanders"
|14 September||Dr. Oscar Rocha||Kent State University|
"Inferring invasion patterns of Lonicera maackii in southwestern Ohio from the genetic stucture of established populations"
|21 September||Dr. Rafael Maia||University of Akron|
|28 September ||Dr. Matthew Opdyke||Point Park University|
|05 October||Dr. Regina Baucom||University of Cincinnati|
"Evolutionary Genomics of Ipomoea"
|12 October||Dr. Matthew Shawkey||University of Akron|
"Plumage color in birds and other dinosaurs"
|19 October||Dr. Jeff Kovatch||Marshall University|
"Hot herps and cool chicks: Modeling animal growth rate and success with metabolic scaling"
|26 October||Dr. Tracy Langklide||The Pennsylvania State University|
"Fitness consequences of invader induced stress"
|02 November||Dr. John Wenzel||Director of the Center of Biodiversity and Ecosystems, CMNH|
"Swarm logic and the organization of labor in ants, bees, and wasps"
|09 November||Dr. Theresa Culley|
University of Cincinnati
|16 November||Dr. Jonathan Cumming||University of West Virginia|
"Physiology of Ectomycorrhizal Aspen Under Phosphorus Limitation"
|30 November||Dr. Zhe-Xi Luo||Carnegie Museum of Natural History|
|07 December||Dr. Stephen Matter||University of Cincinnati|