OEB Fall 2012 Seminars

September 5
3:00 PM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building
 
OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Michael Lynch
Indiana University
Mutation and the origin of subcellular features
Host: OEB Graduate Students
September 12
3:00 PM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building 
OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Harmit Malik
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center
University of Washington, Seattle
Genetic conflicts drive rapid innovations at animal centromeres
Host: Bomblies Lab
September 19
3:00 PM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building
OEB Weekly Seminar Series
David Haig
Harvard University, OEB
The Huddler's Dilemma
September 26
3:00 PM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building  
OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Stacey Combes
Harvard University, OEB
Insect flight mechanics in the real world: Organismal and environmental interactions on the wing
October 3
3:00 PM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building
 

OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Savel Daniels
Universiteit Stellenbosch - Stellenbosch University
Velvet worm systematics in South Africa: novel insight into species diversity and biogeographic patterning
Host: Giribet Lab

October 5
2:00 PM
B-101
Northwest Building

OEB Special Seminar
Dolph Schluter
The University of British Columbia
Natural selection and the genetics of adaptation in stickleback
Host: Losos Lab

October 10
3:00 PM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building
 
OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Kathryn Kavanagh
University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth
Developmental Bias in the Evolution of Teeth and Toes
Host: Mahadevan Lab
October 17
3:00 PM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building
 
OEB Weekly Seminar Series
David Reznick
University of California, Riverside
Experimental Studies of the Interaction Between Ecology and Evolution in a Natural Ecosystem
Host: Losos Lab
October 24
3:00 PM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building
 
OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Antony Dean
University of Minnesota, Dept. Ecology, Evolution & Behavior
Enzyme Evolution and Catalysis
Host: Marx Lab
October 31
3:00 PM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building
OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Andrew Richardson
Harvard University, OEB
Impacts of global change on forests, from organisms to ecosystems
November 7
3:00 PM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building
 
OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Anne Pringle
Harvard University, OEB
Life and Death in a Petersham Cemetery: The Dispersal and Demography of Fungi
November 14
3:00 PM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building
OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Kirsten Bomblies
Harvard University, OEB
Context matters: genome upheaval and paths to stabilization in polyploid Arabidopsis arenosa
November 15
12:00 PM
MCZ 101
MCZ Building
OEB Special Seminar
Gavin Naylor
University of Charleston/Hollings Marine Lab
Accounting, Engineering, and Design: Metaphors for the interpretation of DNA sequence data in evolutionary biology

November 16
12:00 PM
Haller Hall
Geological Museum

OEB/MCZ Special Seminar
Pedro Vaz Pinto
Coordinator of the Giant Sable Conservation Project
Kissama Foundation
The Giant Sable Antelope of Angola: Conservation and Research
November 28
3:00 PM
Main Lecture Hall
BioLabs Building
OEB Weekly Seminar Series
Peter Girguis
Harvard University, OEB
The sea we've hardly seen: Deep sea microbes and their role in biogeochemical cycles