Fall 2016 Department Seminars

Wednesdays, 12:00-1:05 PM in Natural Sciences Annex 101

(unless otherwise noted)

Anyone needing special arrangements to accommodate a disability should call 831-459-4986 two weeks prior to the date of the seminar they wish to attend.

Courtesy reminder - turn off cell phones and please observe considerate eating habits during seminars.


    September 28, 2016

  • N. Ivalu Cacho

    "Towards an integrated view of evolutionary ecology of edaphic specialization"

    Host: Kathleen Kay


  • October 5, 2016

  • John Banks

    "Population models for the protection of ecosystem services"

    Host: Ingrid Parker


  • October 12, 2016

  • Mike Boots

    "Infectious disease in conservation and as drivers of diversity through coevolution"

    Host: Marm Kilpatrick


  • October 19, 2016

  • Manfred Warmuth

    Title: TBA

    Host: Barry Sinervo


  • October 26, 2016

  • David Vasseur

    "Integrating variability into community ecological models yields new insight into patterns and processes"

    Host: Kristy Kroeker


  • November 2, 2016

  • Danielle Edwards

    "Visual signals, adaptive evolution & the speciation continuum"

    Host: Suzanne Alonzo


  • November 9, 2016

  • Jennifer Sunday

    "A macroecological lens on climate change responses"

    Host: Kristy Kroeker


  • November 16, 2016

  • Bruce MacFadden

    "Fossil Horses: Icons of Evolution & Exhibits"

    Host: Beth Shapiro


  • November 23, 2016

  • No seminar (day before Thanksgiving)


  • November 30, 2016

  • Louis Bernatchez

    "On the maintenance of adaptive potential in the face of environmental change: Considerations from population genomics in fishes"

    Host: Giacomo Bernardi


  • December 7, 2016

  • No seminar (last day of finals week)