OEB Fall 2010 Seminars

Sept 8
11:00 AM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building
OEB Special Seminar
Yun Zhang
Harvard University
Molecular and Circuit Mechanisms of Behavior in Caenorhabditis elegans
Sept 15
11:00 AM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building

OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Gunter Wagner
Yale University
Transcription factor protein evolution and the origin of evolutionary novelties
Host: Abzhanov Lab
Sept 22
11:00 AM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building

OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Kenneth Catania
Vanderbilt University
Stars, Whiskers, and Tentacles - Sensory Specializations and Behaviors in Some Rare Predators
Host: Mahadevan Lab

Sept 30 (Thurs)
**5:00 PM**
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building

OEB Weekly Seminar Series/HUCE Biodiversity and Global Change Series
Dan Janzen
University of Pennsylvania
Area de Conservacion Guanacaste, Costa Rica: Conservation through Intersection of Agendas
Host: Holbrook Lab

Oct 6
11:00 AM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building

OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Patricia Brennan
Yale University
Sexual Conflict and Genital Evolution in Waterfowl
Host: Haig Lab
Oct 13
11:00 AM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building

OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Ronald Hoy
Cornell University
Acoustic Signals in Mating Mosquitoes: Hearing or Listening?
Host: Mahadevan Lab

Oct 20
11:00 AM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building

OEB Weekly Seminar Series/Hrdy Lecture
Per Jakob Palsbøll
Sarah and Daniel Hrdy Visiting Fellow
Stockholm University
Population genetic methods in ecology and conservation: issues and solutions
Host: Wakeley Lab
Oct 25
**12:00 PM**
HUH Seminar Room
OEB Special Seminar
James Mallet
University College of London
From Jungle to Genome: Speciation in Heliconius Butterflies
Oct 27
11:00 AM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building

OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Peter Wainwright
University of California, Davis
Innovations and diversity in coral reef fishes
Host: Lauder Lab
Nov 3
11:00 AM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building

OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Jarmila Pittermann
University of California, Santa Cruz
The evolution of water transport in conifers and ferns
Host: Holbrook Lab
Nov 10
**5:00 PM**
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building

OEB Weekly Seminar Series/HUCE Biodiversity and Global Change Series
Oswald Schmitz
Yale University
The Ecology of Fear and the Ecosystem: How Predation Risk Drives Ecosystem Nutrient Dynamics
Host: Richardson Lab
Nov 17
11:00 AM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building

OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Martin Nowak
Harvard University
Evolution of eusociality
Host: Losos Lab
Dec 1
11:00 AM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building

OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Sonke Johnsen
Duke University
Hide and seek in the open sea: The making and breaking of camouflage in the pelagic realm
Host: Lauder Lab