Departmental Seminars

 Spring 2016 Seminar Schedule

Jan. 19, Tuesday Genevieve Kozak, Tufts University The evolutionary puzzle of assortative mating
Jan. 25, Monday James Pease, University of Michigan Genomics of species radiation: dynamic evolution histories of  mosquitoes and tomatoes
Jan. 28, Thursday Jeremy Yoder, Univ. British Columbia Using genomic data to identify and understand locally adapted genes
Feb 1, Monday Christina Zakas, New York University The genetic basis of evolutionary transitions in early development
Feb 15, Monday (Host: Erik Johnson) Marla Sokolowski, University of Toronto FRONTIERS IN BIOLOGY: Unravelling gene-environment interplay in behavior
Feb 29, Monday (Host: Miriam Ashley-Ross) Michael Coates, University of Chicago FRONTIERS IN BIOLOGY: Ancestors: New Views of Ancient Sharks
Mar 28, Monday Jessica Martin, WFU Biology Addressing instructional challenges identified by teaching assistants to improve outcomes for undergraduate students in an introductory biology lab
Apr 11, Monday (Host: Cliff Zeyl) Michael Lynch, Indiana University FRONTIERS IN BIOLOGY :Mutation, drift, and the origin of cellular features
Apr 18, Monday Daniel Griffith, WFU Biology Ecological and evolutionary drivers of species distributions in the grassy biome
Apr 29, Monday Honors and Awards Day

Seminars are held at 4:00 PM in Winston Hall