Spring 2016 Graduate Seminars

Mondays, 3:30-4:30PM in EMS A340

Fridays, 4:30-5:30PM in COH Room 118, or La Feliz Room Seymour Center

(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.


    Friday, April 1, 2016

  • Pauline Blaimont - Proposal Defense Seminar

    "Exploring color variation and maternal investment in the polymorphic side-blotched lizard Uta stansburiana"

    4:30-5:00 COH Room 118, Long Marine Lab


  • Friday, April 1, 2016

  • Joseph Stewart - Proposal Defense Seminar

    "Conservation of Climate Change Imperiled Species"

    5:00-5:30 COH Room 118, Long Marine Lab


  • Friday, April 8, 2016

  • Kristin de Nesnera - Defense Seminar

    "Linking ecology, restoration science, and mitigation policy to guide management of rocky intertidal habitats affected by oil spills"

    4:30-5:30 COH Room 118, Long Marine Lab


  • Monday, May 2, 2016

  • Abe Borker - Proposal Defense Seminar

    "Soundscapes and Conservation"

    3:45-4:15 Thimann 391


  • Monday, May 2, 2016

  • Tim Miller - Defense Seminar

    "The causes and consequences of phenotypic plasticity in Clarkia concinna (Onagraceae)"

    4:30-5:30 Thimann 391


  • Friday, May 6, 2016

  • Max Tarjan - Defense Seminar

    "Determinants of male reproductive success in southern sea otters"

    4:30-5:30 La Feliz Room, Seymour Center, Long Marine Lab


  • Friday, May 13, 2016

  • Chris Law - Proposal Defense Seminar

    "Phenotypic diversification of otters and other elongate, charismatic mammals"

    4:30-5:00 COH Room 118, Long Marine Lab


  • Friday, May 20, 2016

  • Vikram Baliga - Defense Seminar

    "Ontogenetic allometry underlies life history patterns of cleaning behavior"

    4:30-5:30 COH Room 118, Long Marine Lab


  • Thursday, June 2, 2016

  • Liz McHuron - Defense Seminar

    "An individual-based approach to the foraging behavior and energetics of a generalist marine predator"

    4:30-5:30 La Feliz Room, Seymour Center, Long Marine Lab


  • Friday, June 3, 2016

  • Dena Spatz - Defense Seminar

    Title: TBA

    4:30-5:30 La Feliz Room, Seymour Center, Long Marine Lab