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Ecology & Evolution Seminars



Unless otherwise noted, Ecology & Evolution seminars are scheduled on Tuesdays at 4:00 PM in Room 4289 SEL, 840 W. Taylor Street. Please contact Suzanne Harrison suzanne7@uic.edu to reserve a date or for more information.

SPRING SEMESTER 2014

Date

Speaker

Title

Host

01-21-2014
BioS 539
Hadley Award Winners Hadley Award Talks Hadley Award Committee
01-28-2014
BioS 539
Hadley Award Winners Hadley Award Talks Hadley Award Committee
02-04-2014
BioS 539
Ian Pearse,
Illinois Natural History Survey
Predicting novel trophic interactions between plants and herbivores Minor
2-17-2014
Monday
John Klironomos,
The University of British Columbia
Scorched Earth Strategy by Invasive Alien Plants (John Lussenhop Memorial Lecture) BassiriRad
02-18-2014
BioS 539
Peter Groffman,
Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies
The bio-geo-socio-chemistry of nitrogen in urban watersheds Poretsky
03-04-2014
BioS 539
James O'Dwyer,
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Macroecology for microbes: patterns of phylogenetic diversity across bacterial communities Minor
03-18-2014
BioS 539
Adrian Rocha,
University of Notre Dame
Ecosystem resilience and climate feedbacks in an arctic with fire Gonzalez-Meler
04-01-2014
BioS 539
Richard Lenski,
Michigan State University
Time Travel in Experimental Evolution Whelan
04-08-2014
BioS 539
Charles Fox,
University of Kentucky
Inbreeding-environment interactions: Experimental studies and a meta-analysis Wise Lab
04-22-2014
BioS 539
Alexandra Silva, UIC
MS Thesis Seminar
The buzz about bees: adolescent knowledge, attitudes, and perceptions of bees Minor
04-29-2014
BioS 539
Will Trimble,
Argonne National Laboratory
Sequencing run grief counseling: counting kmers at MG-RAST Poretsky
05-02-2014
BioS 539
1pm
Amy Belaire, UIC
PhD Dissertation Seminar
Conservation and stewardship in human-dominated landscapes Minor

FALL SEMESTER 2014

Date

Speaker

Title

Host

09-02-2014
BioS 539
     
09-16-2014
BioS 539
Richard Phillips,
Indiana University
Tales from Underground: How Roots and Soil Microbes Mediate Ecosystem Responses to Global Change Gonzalez-Meler
09-30-2014
BioS 539
Ronald Larkin,
Illinois Natural History Survey
Reactions of high-flying bats and birds to wind turbines at night Minor
10-14-2014
BioS 539
     
10-28-2014
BioS 539
     
11-11-2014
BioS 539
Robert Fahey,
Morton Arboretum
Seeing the Urban Forest for the Trees: Modeling forest composition, structure, and resilience across large urbanized landscapes BassiriRad
12-2-2014
BioS 539
     
12-16-2014
BioS 539
     

SPRING SEMESTER 2015

Date

Speaker

Title

Host

01-20-2015
BioS 539
     
02-03-2015
BioS 539
     
02-17-2015
BioS 539
Jalene LaMontagne
DePaul University
  Minor
03-03-2015
BioS 539
     
03-17-2015
BioS 539
     
03-31-2015
BioS 539
     
04-14-2015
BioS 539
     
04-28-2015
BioS 539