Spring 2015 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.


    April 1, 2015

  • Diane Ebert-May

    "Biology Transformed: Scientific practices – active learning with a purpose"

    Host: Kristin de Nesnera


  • April 8, 2015

  • Nadav Nur

    "Demographic impacts of habitat loss and climate change on tidal marsh-dependent birds in the San Francisco Estuary and the role of habitat restoration and enhancement"

    Host: Barry Sinervo


  • April 15, 2015

  • Doug Rasher

    "Breaking Bad: Identifying key species interactions that govern coral reef recovery"

    Host: Jim Estes


  • April 22, 2015

  • Carlos Garza

    "Genetic analysis reveals life history variation in marine and anadromous fishes"

    Host: Bruce Lyon


  • April 29, 2015

  • Christine Parent

    "The many twists of the snail shell: morphology, physiology, and ecology of Galapagos endemic snails"

    Host: Dena Spatz


  • May 6, 2015

  • Dena Grossenbacher

    "Determinants of species co-occurrence and range sizes"

    Host: Kathleen Kay


  • May 13, 2015

  • Katrina Dlugosch

    "The devil is in the details: Ecological genomics of species invasions"

    Host: Ingrid Parker


  • May 20, 2015

  • Douglas McCauley

    "Ecological effects of the changing size of life"

    Host: Kristy Kroeker


  • May 27, 2015

  • Phil Levin

    "Ecosystem-based management of the oceans: fairy tale or finally here?"

    Host: Kate Richerson


  • June 3, 2015

  • No Department seminar today--it has been cancelled