Fall 2014 Seminars
Ecology (ECL) 290- Student participatory seminars:
Baskett, Marissa & Alan Hastings. CRN: 40053 Spatio-Temporal Heterogeneity and Species Coexistence, 1 unit, Wednesdays, 4-5pm, 2120J Wickson. Spatio-Temporal290DescriptionF2014.pdf.
Hull, Josh. CRN: 40081 (cross-listed with AVS 290, CRN 64757) Avian Ecology: Ecological Theory, Behavior, and Conservation of Birds, 4 units, Thursdays, 4pm, 1135 Meyer Hall.
Grosholz, Ted. CRN: 40068. Biological Invasions and Global Change, 1 unit, Fridays, 3:10-4pm, 1017 Wickson.
Approved for an ECL 290 for the JDPE students at SDSU:
Dinsdale, Elizabeth. Coral Reef Ecology, 3 units, Wednesdays, 5pm, SLS 363.
Ecology and Evolution Seminar Series Fall 2014
ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION
ECL 296 (CRN 40089) / PBG 292 (54481)
Thursdays, 4:10-5:30PM; Kleiber 3
|October 2||Robert Pringle||
Host: Sharon Strauss,
“Complex interactions and trophic control in African savannas”|
|October 9||Noah Whiteman||University of Arizona||Host: Artyom Kopp, firstname.lastname@example.org,||“Evolutionary genomics of host-parasite interactions”|
|October 16||Jon Shurin||University of California, San Diego||Host: Jay Stachowicz, email@example.com||“Cumulative impacts of local and global environmental change in freshwater food webs”|
|October 23||Dianna Wall||Colorado State University||Host: Don Strong, firstname.lastname@example.org||
Issues: “Lessons from an Antarctic Desert:|
Documenting Climate Change and Measuring its Impact on Soil Life”
|October 30||Franck Courchamp||University of Paris-Sud||Host: Sebastian Schreiber, email@example.com||“Interactions between climate change and biological invasions”|
|November 6||Marm Kilpatrick||University of California, Santa Cruz||Hosts: Richard Cobb, firstname.lastname@example.org, Jaime Ashander, & Noam Ross||“The ecology of West Nile virus transmission across a land-use gradient”|
|November 13||Winifred Frick||University of California, Santa Cruz||Host: Jaclyn Aliperti, email@example.com||“Ecology and conservation of bats”|
|November 20||Justin Brashares||University of California, Berkeley||Host: Brian Todd, firstname.lastname@example.org||“Connecting trophic cascades to socio-ecological systems in Africa”|
|December 4||Jay Lund||Civil & Environmental Engineering, UC Davis||No Host||“Challenges of drought for water and environmental management: California's ongoing drought”|
|December 11||Tamra Mendelson||University of Maryland, Baltimore County||Host: Gail Patricelli, email@example.com||“The role of communication in the origin and maintenance of species boundaries”|
*Sponsored by: College of Biological Sciences, Department of Evolution and Ecology, Center for Population Biology, Graduate Group in Ecology, Department of Environmental Science & Policy, Department of Plant Sciences, Department of Wildlife, Fish & Conservation Biology, Department of Land, Air and Water Resources, Center for Theoretical Ecology, Kearney foundation of Soil Sciences, Biological Invasions & IGERT REACH and John Muir Institute for the Environment.
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