Winter 2017 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.
Ingrid Parker - University of California, Santa Cruz
"Phylogenetic ecology and disease pressure"
Host: Kathleen Kay
Paulo Guimaraes - University of Sao Paulo
"Evolution and coevolution in species-rich networks"
Host: John Thompson
Giacomo Bernardi - University of California, Santa Cruz
"Apelagic reef fishes: spandrels or evolutionary innovators?"
Host: Mark Carr
Patrick Gagnon - Memorial University
"Impact of environmental variability and thresholds on cold marine benthic systems in eastern Canada"
Host: Pete Raimondi
Coastal Science & Policy Search Candidate Mike Beck - The Nature Conservancy
"Building Coastal Resilience: From Science to Policy and Practice"
Coastal Science & Policy Search Candidate Ariana Sutton-Grier - University of Maryland
"An Ecosystem Ecologist Goes to Washington: Science to Inform Restoration, Management, and Policy"
Coastal Science & Policy Search Candidate Michael McGinnis - Bioregional Planning Associates
"Unveiling the Green Veneer: Coastal Marine Governance in New Zealand"
Hillary Young - University of California, Santa Barbara
"Predicting the effects of Anthropocene defaunation on community structure and ecosystem function in changing environments"
Host: Ingrid Parker
Mary O'Connor - University of British Columbia
"The tyranny of temperature in ecological systems"
Host: Kristy Kroeker
Michelle Gaither - University of Hawaii
"Conservation Genomics: Discovering the Origins of and Conserving Marine Biodiversity"
Host: Giacomo Bernardi