Organismic and Evolutionary Biology Seminar Series

August 27, 2015
3:00 PM
Haller Hall, Geological Museum
24 Oxford Street

 

OEB Thesis Seminar
Chris Baker
Complexity in mutualisms: indirect interactions with multiple parties
Naomi Pierce Lab

August 31, 2015
10:00 AM
Main Lecture Hall Biolabs Building

 

OEB Thesis Seminar
Ada Kaliszewska
The evolution of parasitism in the Lycaenidae (Lepidoptera)
Naomi Pierce Lab

October 1, 2015
4:00 PM
Main Lecture Hall Biolabs Building

OEB Seminar Series
Leonie Moyle
Indiana University Bloomington
Sex, conflict, and the origin of species: Can sexual interactions drive speciation?
Host: Hopkins Lab


November 5, 2015
4:00 PM
Main Lecture Hall Biolabs Building

**CANCELLED**
OEB Seminar Series
Michael J. Ryan
Department of Integrative Biology, University of Texas
Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Panama
Sexual selection and the brain
Host: Edwards Lab


November 5, 2015
4:00 PM
Main Lecture Hall Biolabs Building

OEB Special Seminar
James Mallet
Harvard University
How gene flow between Heliconius butterflies confuses our ideas of species and phylogeny


November 12, 2015
4:00 PM
Main Lecture Hall Biolabs Building

OEB Special Seminar
Andrew Richardson
Harvard University
Storage of nonstructural carbon reserves in forest trees: Relevance in the context of global change


November 19, 2015
4:00 PM
Main Lecture Hall Biolabs Building

OEB Special Seminar
Bence Ölveczky
Harvard University
How the brain learns and executes motor skills

December 3, 2015
4:00 PM
Main Lecture Hall Biolabs Building

OEB Seminar Series
Maharaj Pandit
University of Delhi, 2015 Radcliffe Fellow
Intertwined geophysical and ecological processes in the evolution of the Himalayan flora
Host: Knoll Lab


December 8, 2015
9:00 AM
Main Lecture Hall Biolabs Building

 

OEB Thesis Seminar
Zachary Lewis
Cause and consequences of lung loss in salamanders
James Hanken Lab

December 11, 2015
9:00 AM
Haller Hall, Geological Museum 24 Oxford Street

 

OEB Thesis Seminar
Elizabeth Sefton
Evolution of the amphibian head and neck: fate and patterning of cranial mesoderm in the axolotl (Ambystoma mexicanum)
James Hanken Lab

February 8, 2016
6:00 PM
Geological Lecture Hall
24 Oxford St.

 

2016 OEB/MCB Prather Lecture Series
Co-sponsored by Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Molecular and Cellular Biology, and the Harvard Museum of Natural History
The Honorable Dr. Jane Lubchenco
Oregon State University, Dept. of State's First U.S. Science Envoy for the Ocean
From doom and gloom to hope: Innovations in ocean science and policy

February 9, 2016
4:00 PM
Geological Lecture Hall
24 Oxford St.

 

2016 OEB/MCB Prather Lecture Series
Co-sponsored by Organismic and Evolutionary Biology and Molecular and Cellular Biology
The Honorable Dr. Jane Lubchenco
Oregon State University, Dept. of State's First U.S. Science Envoy for the Ocean
The public choices you make: From engagement to advocacy
Host: Girguis Lab

March 3, 2016
4:00 PM
Main Lecture Hall Biolabs Building
 

OEB Special Seminar
Michael Desai
Harvard University
Evolution when selection is pervasive

April 7, 2016
4:00 PM
Geological Lecture Hall
24 Oxford St.


 

OEB Special Seminar
R. Peter Grant and B. Rosemary Grant
Princeton University
In search of the causes of evolution: Darwin’s finches on Galápagos
Host: Losos Lab