Fall 2014 Department Seminars
Wednesdays, 12:30-1:40 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.
"Conservation of Highly Migratory Marine Vertebrates Requires the Integration of Physiology, Behavior and Ecology"
Host: Terrie Williams
“Distinguishing a biological signal in the spatiotemporal variability of shallow-water coastal pH”
Host: Brent Hughes, Kroeker Lab
“Biodiversity: The Greatest Library on Earth”
Host: Hudson Pinheiro, Bernardi Lab
"Vulnerability and resilience of coastal marine ecosystems and human communities to oceanographic variability"
Host: Carr Lab
"Behavioral syndromes: implications for sexual selection, ecological invasions and host-parasite dynamics"
Host: Dave Fryxell, Palkovacs Lab
Second seminar to be held November 6, 2014 9-10 a.m. in the COH Classroom 118, Long Marine Lab:
“Understanding variation in behavioral responses to human-induced rapid environmental change”
"Parasites and food webs"
Host: Katherine McClure, Kilpatrick Lab
"New insights into plant speciation from two biodiversity hotspots"
Host: Ingrid Parker
No Seminar - Thanksgiving week
"The importance of tempo and mode in adaptive radiation: insights from the mammalian fossil record"
Host: Sarah Kienle, Mehta Lab
“The Secret of a Sexy Cetacean Song: Loud, Low, Lyrical, Loquacious, Layered, Long, and Looping”
Host: Robin Dunkin, Williams Lab