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UNM Biology Seminars

UNM Biology Fall 2016 Seminar Schedules

Department of Biology seminars are held on Thursdays at 3:30 p.m. in Castetter Hall 100,
except where noted.

*** Coffee, tea and cookies are served in the Public Greenhouse at 3:10 p.m. ***

If you would like to host a Thursday seminar speaker,
please contact Cristina Takacs-Vesbach

Updated: August 26, 2016

ALSO Wednesday Noon Brown Bag Seminars


Date Speaker Title
Aug. 25 open  
Sept. 1 Dr. Jay Storz
(host: Dr. Chris Witt)
Causes of Parallel Molecular Evolution.
Sept. 8 Dr. Sharon Strauss
(host: Dr. Jennifer Rudgers)
Combining Historical Phylogenetic and Contemporary Ecological Approaches to Understand Niche Evolution in a Clade of Native Mustards.
Sept. 15 open  
Sept. 22 open  
Sept. 29 open  
Oct. 6 Dr. Irene Salinas TBA.
Oct. 13 —Fall Break—
Oct. 20 Dr. Marcy Litvak TBA.
Oct. 27 Dr. Matthew Hurteau TBA.
Nov. 3 Dr. Coen Adema TBA.
Nov. 10 Dr. Jennifer Rudgers TBA.
Nov. 17 Dr. Kelly Miller TBA.
Nov. 24 —Thanksgiving—
Dec. 1

Dr. Kevin McCracken
(host: Dr. Michael Anderson)

Genetic Adaptation & Phenotypic Plasticity in High-altitude Ducks.
Dec. 8 open  

 

Brown Bag Seminars
Noon, Wednesdays, 100 Castetter Hall

Brown Bag Seminars are coordinated by Christopher Witt, but scheduled by Erika Gendron



Date Speaker Title
Aug. 24    
Aug. 31 Lisa Barrow Evolutionary Insights from Analyses of Spatial Genetic Variation In north American Frogs.
Sept. 7 Ara Winter External Bat Genomics.
Sept. 14    
Sept. 21 Sydney Jones Methods for Quantifying and Visualizing Temporal Community Dynamics.
Sept. 28    
Oct. 5    
Oct. 12 Justin Reale The Effects of Catastrophic Wildfire on Water Quality, Whole-stream Metabolism and Stream Biota.
Oct. 19 Joseph Stinziano TBA.
Oct. 26 Kelli Feeser The Role of Gut Microbiota in Mouse Protein Metabolism.
Nov. 2 Deborah Boro Explaining Species Distribution and Dominance: A Mechanism for the Abundance–Occupancy Relationship.
Nov. 9 Alesia Hallmark Near-surface Digital Repeat Photography Reflects Timing of Carbon Uptake Better than Satellite Imagery in Aridlands.
Nov. 16 Ali Sepahi Nasal Immunity in Rainbow Trout.
Nov. 23    
Nov. 30 Bethaney Fehrenkamp The Role of Lactation in Neonatal Development.
Dec. 7 Lukas Bell-Dereske, Anny Chung & TBD. Three Interesting Talks Spanning the Breadth of Research Conducted at UNM.

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