Spring 2020 Seminars

Fridays, 9:30 -10:30AM 

Spring quarter seminars are being held virtually via Zoom. 


    April 3, 2020

  • Alan Hastings, Professor, Environmental Science and Policy, UC Davis

    Transients in ecological systems

    Host: Kai Zhu


  • April 10, 2020

  • Meyer headshot

    Rachel Meyer- Assistant Adjunct Professor, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, UC Santa Cruz

     “Revising global crop domestication history and foodscapes with ethnobotany, genomics, and ancient DNA”

    Host: Beth Shapiro


  • April 17, 2020

  • Rocha scuba

    Luiz Rocha, California Academy of Sciences; Assistant Adjunct Professor, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, UCSC

    "Ecology and evolution of mesophotic coral reef fishes"

    Host: Giacomo Bernardi


  • April 24, 2020

  • horse chestnutleaf

    Britt Koskella, Assistant Professor, Integrative Biology, UC Berkeley

    "Friends, Foes, and Phages in the Phyllosphere"

    Host: John Thompson


  • May 1, 2020

  • Munch invertebrate

    Stephan Munch - NOAA Fisheries Ecology Division, EEB Adjunct, UCSC

    "Equation-free prediction, inference and control of complex ecological dynamics"

    Host: Marm Kilpatrick


  • May 8, 2020

  • Hazen headshot

    Elliott Hazen - NOAA Environmental Research Division, EEB Adjunct, UCSC

    "Dynamic Oceans and Dynamic Ecosystems necessitate Dynamic Ocean Management"

    Host: Mark Carr


  • May 15, 2020

  • Tinker headshot

    Tim Tinker, Adjunct Professor, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, UC Santa Cruz

    "The rise and fall of sea otter populations: a question of scale"

    Host: Jim Estes


  • May 22, 2020

  • covid 19 virus

    Marm Kilpatrick - Professor, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, UC Santa Cruz

    "COVID-19: the scientific basis for what we know and the exit strategy it provides"

    Host: Stephan Munch