EEOB Department

   
The Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology
and the Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Interdepartmental Graduate Program Seminars
Held Thursdays -- 3:45-4:35 pm
210 Bessey Hall
Reception beginning 3:30 in 255 Bessey Hall

Spring 2007 Seminar Series

Check for updates on additional seminar information

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Date Speaker Title Sponsor
Jan 11

Bill Crumpton

Iowa State University
"Water Quality Benefits of Targeted Wetland Restoration: Potential Impacts on Nitrate Loads in the Upper Mississippi Basin"  
Jan 18

Louise Puslednik

Iowa State University

"Systematics and Biogeography of the Australiasian Lymnaeidae" Serb
Jan 25

Ehab Abouheif

McGill University

"Searching for a synthesis between environment, development, and evolution:
the case of the winged and wingless ant castes"
Valenzuela
Feb 1

Keith Summerville

Drake University

"Community Assembly of Lepidoptera in Eastern Deciduous Forests:
Towards Organizing Principles?"
Wilsey
Feb 8

Henry Harlow

University of Wyoming

“Skeletal muscle protein
and strength retention in hibernating black bears”
Debinski
Feb 15

Hopi Hoekstra

Harvard University

"Genetic basis of adaptation: from mice to molecules" Danielson
Feb 22

Anna Kukekova

Cornell University

"Genetics of tame and aggressive behavior in the silver fox" Lavrov
Mar 1

Ross Nehm

City College of New York

"Exploring the interrelationships among cognitive models of evolution, understanding of evolution, and belief in evolution" Colbert
Mar 2

SPECIAL SEMINAR: Ross Nehm

City College of New York

"Constructional morphology of skeletal ontogenesis in Prunum gastropods"

Location: TBA

 
Mar 8

Daniel Simberloff

University of Tennessee

"Biological Invasions: A War Worth Fighting and One We Can Win!" EEOB Grads
Mar 15 Spring Break    

Mar 19

Monday

Entomology seminar: Peter Price

Northern Arizona University

"Insect Design and Life History, and Their Consequences for Ecology:
Distribution, Abundance, and Population Dynamics"
Ent/EEOB
Mar 22

Ken Olsen

Washington University St. Louis

“Evolution of the rice genome: the impact of selection during domestication” Wendel
Mar 29

David Pfennig

University of North Carolina

"Ecology, developmental plasticity, and the origins of diversity"

Adams

Apr 4

SPECIAL EVENING BESSEY LECTURE Doug Solits N/A EEOB/Wendel

Apr 5

Doug Soltis

University of Florida

N/A Wendel
Apr 12

Sabine Loew

Illinois State University

“Phylogeography of African rodents” Debinski
Apr 19

Alex Basolo

University of Nebraska

N/A N/A
Apr 26

Nick Gotelli

U. Vermont

N/A Adams

Links to Previous Seminar Series

Fall 2006

Spring 2006

Fall 2005

Spring 2005

Fall 2004

Spring 2004

Fall 2003

Spring 2003

Fall 2002

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