Events Archive

Seminar Speaker - Anjali Goswami

Thursday, November 18, 2021 - 3:45pm

From Development to Deep Time: Reconstructing the Evolution of Diversity with a Phenomic Approach

Seminar Speaker - Berry Brosi

Thursday, September 9, 2021 - 3:45pm

The Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology is pleased to announce this week’s seminar speaker:

Berry Brosi, University of Washington

Dr. Jacob Steenwyk - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 3:45pm

Title: Genes of a feather flock together: a gene coevolution network maps eukaryotic cellular structure and function

Dr. Julio Betancourt - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 3:45pm

Indexing the North American Spring: Patterns, Sources and Impacts of Timing Variations and Trends in Seasonal Transitions across the Coterminous U.S.

Dr. Emily Josephs

Thursday, March 25, 2021 - 3:45pm

The evolutionary forces shaping gene expression variation in domesticated and wild plants

Dr. Pete Homyak - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 3:45pm

Losing too much when there's too little: A case for widespread N limitation in dryland ecosystems

Dr. Crystal Lu - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 3:45pm

The climate-human-ecosystem nexus in U.S. agriculture: Quantifying, predicting, and reacting toward a sustainable future

Dr. Lex Flagel - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 3:45pm

Please join EEB/EEOB for our weekly seminar series. This week's invited speaker is Dr. Lex Flagel of the University of Minnesota.

Title: An introduction to deep learning and its application in evolutionary biology

Dr. Katherine Geist - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 3:45pm

Please join EEB/EEOB for our weekly seminar series. This week's invited speaker is Dr. Katherine Geist of Iowa State University.

Title: Seeds in conflict: genomic evidence of within-family conflict in Arabidopsis

Refreshments served at 3:30pm in 248 Bessey

Please contact Amy Toth (amytoth@iastate.edu) if you would like to meet with Dr. Geist

Dr. Hernani Oliveira - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 3:45pm

Please join EEB/EEOB for our weekly seminar series. This week's invited speaker is Dr. Hernani Oliveira of Iowa State University.

Title: The impact of anthropogenic changes on bat species and their interactions on the Cerrado

Refreshments served at 3:30pm in 248 Bessey

Please contact Haldre Rogers (haldre@iastate.edu) if you would like to meet with Dr. Oliveira

Dr. Dale Clayton - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 3:45pm

Please join EEB/EEOB for our weekly seminar series. This week's invited speaker is Dr. Dale Clayton of the University of Utah.

Title: On the origin of species: rapid experimental evolution of reproductive isolation within a single natural population of parasites

Dr. Eric Riddell - Seminar Speaker

Monday, November 4, 2019 - 3:10pm

Predicting extinction risk from global climate change in terrestrial animals using integrative physiology

Dr. Hannah Marx - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 3:45pm

Disentangling drivers of diversity on sky islands: from phylogenetics to functional genomics

Dr. Rafe Brown - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 3:45pm

Phylogenomic data enable an hypothesis-testing reconsideration of a classic diversification model in an island archipelago

Dr. Holly Jones

Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 3:45pm

Seismic shifts in island food webs: Island responses to invasive mammal removal

Dr. Samantha Weintraub

Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 3:45pm

The National Ecological Observatory Network: Early findings and opportunities to leverage this community resource

Dr. Dagmara Zyla - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 3:45pm

The challenge of studying megadiversity: the past and the present of rove beetles through phylogenetic analysis

Dr. Daniel Moen - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 3:45pm

The evolution of diversity in morphology and species richness in frogs and toads of the world

EEB Spring Symposium 2019

Saturday, February 9, 2019 - 8:55am

Our annual EEB Spring Symposium is once again upon us, and EEB graduate students are looking forward to hosting two great scientists: Dr. Andrew Kraemer from Creighton University and Dr. Rebecca Tonietto from the University of Michigan Flint. We will also hear about the hard work of graduate students in the EEB program through a combination of lightning talks and regular 15 minute talks. Breakfast starts at 8 am, and talks start at 8:55 am.

A Seat at the Table: Creating Deliberately Diverse and Intentionally Inclusive Spaces in the Sciences

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 7:00pm

Dr. Danielle Lee, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Danielle Lee is a vocal activist of science engagement of traditionally underrepresented and underserved audiences and helped found the National Science & Technology News Service, a media literacy initiative to bring more science news to African American audiences and promote science news source diversity in mainstream media.

Dr. Andrew Eckert - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 3:45pm

Hybridization interacts with diversifying selection to drive patterns of genetic diversity across peripheral populations of southwestern white pine

Dr. Jessica Ware - Entomology Seminar

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 4:00pm

Please join the Department of Entomology for seminar speaker Dr. Jessica Ware from the Rutgers University.

Molecular phylogenetics and biology of dragonflies and damselflies

 

Seminar co-sponsored by EEOB.

Dr. Kevin Moulton - Entomology Seminar

Monday, September 17, 2018 - 4:00pm

Please join the Department of Entomology for seminar speaker Kevin Moulton from the University of Tennessee.

Molecular phylogenetics of flies

 

Seminar co-sponsored by EEOB.

Alex Walton - Ph.D. Defense Seminar

Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 1:00pm

Please join us for Alex Walton's Ph.D. Defense Seminar.

Individuality in the Hive: Behavioral variation and its proximate causes in insect societies

Major: EEB

Major Professors: Amy Toth

Pollinator Fest

Saturday, June 23, 2018 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

Visit Reiman Gardens and celebrate National Pollinator Week. There will be many collaborators and fun activities to make sure this day is educational and plenty of fun!

Plant Sale Extravaganza

Sunday, May 13, 2018 - 10:00am to 3:00pm

Plants for sale include perennials for sun and shade, herbs and vegetables, Iowa natives, woody plants including trees, shrubs and Buck roses, container annuals, hanging baskets, annual vines, strawberries, Hosta of the Year 2018, All-American Selection winning vegetables and herbs (or AAS) and prefinished mixed containers

Plant Sale Extravaganza

Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 9:00am to 6:00pm

Plants for sale include perennials for sun and shade, herbs and vegetables, Iowa natives, woody plants including trees, shrubs and Buck roses, container annuals, hanging baskets, annual vines, strawberries, Hosta of the Year 2018, All-American Selection winning vegetables and herbs (or AAS) and prefinished mixed containers

GSO Native Plant Sale & Spring Festival

Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm

The EEOB GSO will participate in the Story County Conservation's Partners' Spring Festival with their annual Iowa native plants fundraiser.

 

Bessey Lecture

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 7:00pm

A Thousand Accidents: Adaptation in a Time of Rapid Environmental Change

Dr. David Tank - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 3:45pm

Phylogeny and diversification of the paintbrushes (Castilleja, Orobanchaceae): a recent and rapid radiation in the face of repeated hybridization

Hilary Haley - M.S. Defense Seminar

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 8:00am

A Comparison Study of Bee Assemblages on Tallgrass Prairie Remnants, Reconstructions, and CP-42 Pollinator Habitat Plantings

Dr. David Hembry - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 3:45pm

Codiversification and community assembly of a plant-insect brood pollination mutualism in the Asia-Pacific region

Dr. Hugo Thierry - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 3:45pm

Enhancing the biological control of crop pests through landscape management: a spatialized approach

Dr. Jessica Corman - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 3:45pm

Nutrients in browning waters: Nitrogen and phosphorus inputs to temperate seepage lakes associated with allochthonous dissolved organic carbon inputs

Dr. Anna Carter - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 3:45pm

Modeling the thermal landscape to predict impacts of climate change on species with temperature-dependent sex determination

EEOB/EEB 3 Minute Thesis Competition

Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 3:45pm

Join EEOB and EEB as we host our own Three Minute Thesis competition.

Three Minute Thesis is a competition focused on developing students' ability to concisely communicate their research to a non-specialist audience. Each student is given a maximum of three minutes to explain their research and its significance

Dr. Jordan Satler - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 3:45pm

From population genetics to phylogenetics: co-diversification of ecological communities in shallow and deep time

All Things Grants

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 11:10am

Join Lynn Bagley of OSPA to learn about the grant submission process. Then meet Diane Smith to learn what LASERS has to offer.

Space is limited. Please register - http://whoozin.com/FWY-GVY-E63F

CANCELLED - Making the most of EEOB

Monday, August 28, 2017 - 11:10am

There's more to being a successful graduate student than taking classes and writing papers. Learn how you can make the most of the department of ecology, evolution, and organismal biology during your time here.

Registration requested as space is limited - http://whoozin.com/JXR-JU3-DGWF 

Brooke Bodensteiner- PhD Defense Seminar

Friday, April 28, 2017 - 1:00pm

On behalf of the Evolution and Evolutionary Biology Graduate Program and the EEOB Department, we are pleased to invite you to Brooke Bodensteiner's PhD defense seminar.

Geographic variation in nesting behavior and thermally-induced offspring phenotypes in a widespread reptile

PhD Advisor: Fredric Janzen

Dr. Hazel Barton - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 3:45pm

Dark Life: The Microbiology and Geomicrobiology of Cave Environments

Co-sponsored by the Microbiology Graduate Student Organization

Dr. Corrie Moreau - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 3:45pm

Ants, Plants, and Bacteria: Symbiosis as a Driver of Evolutionary Diversification

This seminar is co-sponsored by the department of entomology.

Robert Literman - PhD Defense Seminar

Friday, April 14, 2017 - 3:15pm

Studies on the molecular underpinnings of sex determination mechanism evolution and molecular sexing tools in turtles

Rebecca Polich - PhD Defense

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 11:00am

Behavioral and physiological responses of a freshwater turtle to anthropogenic activity

EEB 24th Annual Spring Symposium

Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 10:00am to 4:30pm

The EEB Research Symposium provides an opportunity for EEB students and faculty to share their current research, network across departments, and showcase the program to prospective students. 

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Dr. Tracy Langkilde • Penn State University
What Doesn’t Kill You...Adaptive Responses to Environmental Change

Dr. Suzanne McGaugh • University of Minnesota
Blind Fish Provide Big Insights

Dr. Wendy Yang - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 3:45pm

Exploring contemporary versus historic drivers of greenhouse gas emissions from agricultural soils

Candidate for the EEOB Chair

Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 3:45pm

Please join us as the candidate for the EEOB chair shares their vision for the department.

Brent Mortensen - PhD Defense Seminar

Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 9:30am

On behalf of the Evolution and Evolutionary Biology Graduate Program and the EEOB Department, we are pleased to invite you to Brent Mortensen's PhD defense seminar.

3-Minute Thesis Competition (3MT)

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 2:00pm

Thirty Iowa State graduate students will summarize their research (in three minutes or less) to a non-expert audience next week and compete to represent Iowa State at a similar regional event next April. More than 100 applied for the 30 spots.

EEOB's Nick Lyon will be present his thesis "Adaptive management for pollinators in Midwestern working landscapes".

Mindy Morales-Williams - PhD Defense Seminar

Monday, November 14, 2016 - 11:00am

On behalf of the Evolution and Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Science Graduate Programs and the EEOB Department, we are pleased to invite you to Mindy Morales-William’s PhD defense seminar.

David Green - PhD Defense Seminar

Friday, November 11, 2016 - 11:00am

David Green

PhD defense seminar

Environmental factors affecting the residence time distribution dynamics of constructed agricultural wetlands

Dr. Kelly Zamudio - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 3:45pm

Dr. Kelly Zamudio, Cornell University

Conservation genetics of infectious disease dynamics in New World amphibians

Eric Gangloff - PhD Defense Seminar

Tuesday, November 1, 2016 - 11:30am

“Ecology and evolution of flexible phenotypes: Behavior and physiology in divergent life-history ecotypes of garter snakes Thamnophis elegans

PhD advisor: Anne Bronikowski (EEOB)

Statistics Minor committee member: Philip Dixon (STAT)

PhD Committee: Lance Baumgard (AnSci), Brent Danielson (EEOB), Fred Janzen (EEOB), Gordon Burghardt (EEB/Psych: U Tennesee, Knoxville)

Dr. Joe Veldman - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 3:45pm

Joe Veldman, Iowa State University

Paradise on fire: savanna ecology and misperceptions of tropical forest degradation

Dr. Evan Fricke - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 3:45pm

Please mark your calendar for the EEOB/EEB Seminar.

Dr. Evan Fricke, Iowa State University

From coexistence to coextinction: predicting the impacts of mutualistic disruption

Refreshments served at 3:30pm outside room 210 Bessey.

Please contact Haldre Rogers (haldre@iastate.edu) if you are interested in meeting with Dr. Fricke

Pollinator Fest

Saturday, June 25, 2016 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

Want to learn more about pollinators and the plants they pollinate, catch and watch live bees and butterflies, learn ways you can help conserve pollinators, and even dance and eat like a bee?  

Please join the ISU Pollinator Working Group at Reiman Gardens, along with numerous other ISU and non-ISU groups to celebrate National Pollinator Week!  

Saturday, June 25 from  10:00-2:00, rain or shine, this event should be fun for the whole family. 

KristiLee Halpin - M.S. Thesis Seminar

Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 11:00am

Please mark  your calendar for the following M.S. thesis seminar.

KristiLee Haplin, Iowa State University, Environmental Science

The effect of seed mix additions on emergent community composition with implications for Iowa CREP wetland restoration site selection and design criteria

240 Bessey Hall

Reiman Garden's Plant Sale Extravaganza

Saturday, May 7, 2016 - 9:00am to 6:00pm

The EEOB Graduate Student Office will be selling native seedlings.

  • Friday, May 6th from 3-7pm (Members of Reiman Gardens Only)
  • Saturday, May 7th from 9AM-6PM
  • Sunday, May 8th from 10AM-3PM (We will be present unless have we have previously sold out).

Reiman Garden's Plant Sale Extravaganza

Friday, May 6, 2016 - 3:00pm to 7:00pm

The EEOB Graduate Student Office will be selling native seedlings.

  • Friday, May 6th from 3-7pm (Members of Reiman Gardens Only)
  • Saturday, May 7th from 9AM-6PM
  • Sunday, May 8th from 10AM-3PM (We will be present unless have we have previously sold out).

Dr. Kathleen Weathers - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 3:45pm

Please mark your calendar for the EEOB/EEB Seminar.


Kathleen Weathers, Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies


Clouds, fog and the maintenance of ecosystems: mist opportunities


​210 Bessey Hall, with a reception preceding in 240 Bessey Hall.

Dr. Hazel Barton

Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 3:45pm

Please mark your calendar for the EEOB/EEB Seminar.

Dr. Hazel Barton, University of Akron

Dark Life: The Microbiology and Geomicrobiology of Cave Environments

Dr. Emma Goldberg - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 3:45pm

Please mark your calendar for the EEOB/EEB Seminar.

Emma Goldberg, Univeristy of Minnesota

Macroevolution of Plant Reproductive Systems

​210 Bessey Hall, with a reception preceding in 240 Bessey Hall.

 

Rufus Isaacs - Entomology Seminar Speaker

Monday, April 18, 2016 - 4:15pm

Rufus Isaacs, Michigan State University, Department of Entomology

Integrating Pollinator Habitat into Michigan Landscapes: Opportunities and the Realities

E164 Lagomarcino Hall

Co-sponsored by EEB / EEOB

Andrew Albertsen - Thesis Defense

Friday, April 15, 2016 - 3:00pm

Please mark your calendar for M.S. candidate, Andrew Albertsen's thesis defense.

Impacts of the amount of cattail (Typha x glauca) litter on abiotic and biotic conditions in prairie pothole wetlands

203 Bessey Hall

Dr. Ashley Keiser - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, April 14, 2016 - 3:45pm

Please mark your calendar for the EEOB/EEB Seminar.

Ashley Keiser, Iowa State University

Microbes matter: Exploring the litter decomposition pyramid

​210 Bessey Hall, with a reception preceding in 240 Bessey Hall.

Dr. Larry Gilbert - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 3:45pm

Please mark your calendar for the EEOB/EEB Seminar.

Larry Gilbert, University of Texas Austin

Passion Pollen & Poison: Innovation and diversification in Heliconius and its interaction network

​210 Bessey Hall, with a reception preceding in 240 Bessey Hall.

Amy Moorhouse - Thesis Seminar

Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - 11:00am

 Please join us for M.S. candidate Amy Moorhouse’s thesis defense seminar Wednesday April 6 at 11 am in 333 Science II.  

Evaluation of CRP contour buffer and filter strips as habitat for native bees and predatory ground beetles

 

Dr. Thure Cerling - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, March 3, 2016 - 3:45pm

Please mark your calendar for the EEOB/EEB Seminar.

Thure Cerling, University of Utah.

HAIR: History of Animals using Isotope Records

​210 Bessey Hall, with a reception preceding in 240 Bessey Hall.

Dr. Leslie Ries - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 3:45pm

Please mark your calendar for the EEOB/EEB Seminar.

Leslie Ries, Georgetown University

Big Science for Little Insects

​210 Bessey Hall, with a reception preceding in 240 Bessey Hall.

 

Dr. April Wright - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 3:45pm

Please mark your calendar for the EEOB/EEB Seminar.

April Wright, Iowa State University

Model misspecification in phylogenetic estimation: Lessons from empirical analyses

​210 Bessey Hall, with a reception preceding in 240 Bessey Hall.

Spring Symposium

Saturday, January 30, 2016 - 8:30am to 4:00pm

The Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology Seminar Committee is pleased to announce the EEB Spring Symposium Saturday, January 30, 2016.

Dr. George Weiblen - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, January 21, 2016 - 3:45pm

Please mark your calendar for the EEOB/EEB Seminar.

George Weiblen, University of Minnesota

Community dis-assembly: dissecting plant-insect food webs in New Guinea rain forests

​210 Bessey Hall, with a reception preceding in 240 Bessey Hall.

Dr. Amy Toth - Osborn Club Lecture

Monday, January 11, 2016 - 6:00pm

Amy Toth, assistant professor of ecology, evolution and organismal biology and entomology, will present "A More Perfect Union: Lessons in Cooperative Behavior from Social Insects" at the next public Osborn Club lecture on Monday, Jan. 11 (6 p.m., Hach Hall atrium, following club member social). 

Dr. Yaniv Brandvain - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, December 10, 2015 - 3:45pm

Dr. Yaniv Brandvain​, of University of Minnesota will present at the EEOB/EEB seminar series in room 210 Bessey Hall.

The origin and distribution of selfing species

Reception to meet with Dr. Brandvain will precede seminar at 3:30 pm in room 240 Bessey Hall.

Dr. David Wilcove - Errington Lecture

Thursday, December 3, 2015 - 8:00pm

Dr. David Wilcove, of Princeton University, will present "Saving biodiversity in southeast Asia:  Are there reasons to be hopeful?" on December 2, 2015.

This event will take place in the Memorial Union Great Hall.

Dr. Jennifer Jandt - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 3:45pm

Dr. Jennifer Jandt, of Iowa State University, will present at the EEOB/EEB seminar series in room 210 Bessey Hall.

Her talk is titled "Effects of maternal care on the long-term developmental fate of offspring: a case study with social wasps".

Reception to meet with Dr. Jandt will precede seminar at 3:30 pm in room 240 Bessey Hall.

Dr. Peter Biedermann - Plant Pathology and Microbiology Seminar Speaker

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 - 3:15pm

Please mark your calendar for the Plant Pathology and Microbiology Seminar Speaker.

Peter Biedermann, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology 

Farming under bark: Ecology and evolution of ambrosia beetle fungiculture

Agronomgy 2050

​This seminar has been co-sponsored by EEOB and the Department of Entomology.

Dr. Peter Biedermann - Special Seminar

Monday, November 9, 2015 - 1:00pm

Join EEOB in welcoming Dr. Peter Biedermann of Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, for a special seminar presentation.

Cooperation under the bark - Sociality and farming in ambrosia beetles

Location:  334 Bessey Hall

Dr. Nusha Keyghobadi - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, November 5, 2015 - 3:45pm

Dr. Nusha Keyghobadi, of University of Western Ontario, will present at the EEOB/EEB seminar series in room 210 Bessey Hall.

Her talk is titled "Landscape genetics in a dynamic world: case study of an alpine butterfly".

Reception to meet with Dr. Keyghobadi will precede seminar at 3:30 pm in room 240 Bessey Hall.

Dr. Luke Hoekstra - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 3:45pm

Dr. Luke Hoekstra, of Iowa State University, will present at the EEOB/EEB seminar series in room 210 Bessey Hall.

His talk is entitled "Causes and consequences of thermal plasticity in short and long-lived ectotherms"

Reception to meet with Dr. Hoekstra will precede seminar at 3:30 pm in room 240 Bessey Hall.

Dr. Lee Dugatkin - National Sigma XI Lecture

Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 7:00pm

The Evolution of Goodness, Justice and Empathy

Lee Dugatkin Professor of Biology, University of Louisville

Thursday, October 22

7:00PM, Sun Room, Memorial Union

Dr. Lee Dugatkin - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 3:45pm

Dr. Lee Dugatkin, of University of Louisville, will present at the EEOB/EEB seminar series in room 210 Bessey Hall.

His talk is entitled "The interaction of genetic and cultural transmission in shaping mate choice in humans and nonhumans."

Reception to meet with Dr. Dugatkin will precede seminar at 3:30 pm in room 240 Bessey Hall.

Dr. Joe Thornton - Seminar Speaker

Tuesday, October 20, 2015 - 1:15pm

EEOB, GDCB, and BBMB welcome Dr. Joe Thornton for a seminar entitled Mechanisms for the evolution of new transcriptions factor specificity.


Please join us October 20, 2015 at 1:10 pm in Sukup Hall.


Dr. James Adelman - NREM Seminar Speaker

Friday, October 9, 2015 - 3:15pm

Dr. James Adelman, of Iowa State University, will present for the NREM seminar series in room 210 Bessey Hall.

His talk is entitled "Heterogeneous responses to infection in songbirds: recent findings and future directions."

Dr. Tracy Heath - BCB Faculty Seminar

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 4:15pm

1424 Molecular Biology Building

Bayesian Phylogenetic Methods for Synthesizing Paleontological and Neontological Data

Tracy Heath

Dr. Amy Toth - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 3:45pm

Dr. Amy Toth, of Iowa State University, will present at the EEOB/EEB seminar series in room 210 Bessey Hall.

Her talk is entitled "Integrative Insect Sociogenomics: Insights into Social Evolution and Pollinator Health from Wasps and Bees".

Reception to meet with Dr. Toth will precede seminar at 3:30 pm in room 240 Bessey Hall.

Dr. Cassandra Nunez - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 3:45pm

Dr. Cassandra Nunez, of Iowa State University, will present at the EEOB/EEB seminar series in room 210 Bessey Hall.

Her talk is titled "Mares gone wild: Immunocontraception alters female behavior and physiology in feral horses​".

Reception to meet with Dr. Nunez will precede seminar at 3:30 pm in room 240 Bessey Hall.

Dr. Tad Fukami - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 3:45pm

Dr. Tadashi Fukami, of Stanford University, will present at the EEOB/EEB seminar series in room 210 Bessey Hall.

His talk is titled "Historical contingency in community assembly: obstacle or opportunity".

Reception to meet with Dr. Fukami will precede seminar at 3:30 pm in room 240 Bessey Hall.

Dr. Kathy Kron - Seminar Speaker

Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 3:45pm

The Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology's Seminar Committee is pleased to announce the upcoming week’s speaker:

Dr. Kathleen Kron 

Wake Forest University   

Evolution and Diversification of Blueberries: Tropical and Temperate Connections

Thursday, Sept. 10th

3:45pm in 210 Bessey

Dissertation Defense - Lakshmi Attigala

Monday, August 24, 2015 - 10:00am

Ph.D. Candidate, Lakshmi Attigala, will be presenting "Phylogenetic relationships and evolution of temperate woody bamboos (Poaceae: Bambusoideae) with an emphasis on Kuruna clade" on Monday, 24 August, at 10 a.m. in 09 Curtiss

Dr. Larry Gilbert - Seminar Speaker

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - 3:45pm

Please mark your calendar for the EEOB/EEB Seminar.

Dr. Larry Gilbert, University of Texas Austin

Passion Pollen & Poison:  Innovation and diversification in Heliconius and its interaction network

​210 Bessey Hall, with a reception preceding in 240 Bessey Hall.

Dr. Joe Veldman - Seminar Speaker

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 3:45pm

Dr. Joe Veldman of Iowa State University, will present at the EEOB/EEB seminar series in room 210 Bessey Hall.

Reception to meet with Dr. Veldman will precede seminar at 3:30 pm in room 240 Bessey Hall.

Dr. Leslie Ries - Seminar Speaker

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 3:45pm

Dr. Leslie Ries of Georgetown University will present at the EEOB/EEB seminar series in room 210 Bessey Hall.

Reception to meet with Dr. Ries will precede seminar at 3:30 pm in room 240 Bessey Hall.

Dr. April Wright - Seminar Speaker

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 3:45pm

Dr. April Wright of Iowa State University, will present at the EEOB/EEB seminar series in room 210 Bessey Hall.

Reception to meet with Dr. Wright will precede seminar at 3:30 pm in room 240 Bessey Hall.

Dr. Mike Kaspari

Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 3:45pm

Dr. Make Kaspari of University of Oklahoma will present at the EEOB/EEB seminar series in room 210 Bessey Hall.

Reception to meet with Dr. Kaspari will precede seminar at 3:30 pm in room 240 Bessey Hall.