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Department Seminars

Fall 2017 Schedule (all seminars are held at 4:30 p.m in GLCH 123):

Date
Speaker Title Host
8/30: Dr. Phil Gibson (University of Oklahoma) From Action to Acceptance: Lessons from a Tree-thinking curriculum. OU Dept. of Biology
9/6:
Dr. Cameron Siler (University of Oklahoma)  Integrative Approaches to Studying the Diversity of Life. OU Dept. of Biology
9/13:
Dr. Gregory Sutton (University of Bristol) Springs, levers, and gears: the biomechanics of insect jumps. Hobson & Marshall
9/20:

Dr. Courtney Hofman (University of Oklahoma, Anthropology)

Ancient Invasive Species? Historical Ecology of Translocated Animals.
Marske
9/27:
Dr. Mark Rebeiz (University of Pittsburgh) How the network got its nodes: The genetic origins of complex and novel morphological traits.
Masly
10/4:
Dr. Mariƫlle Hoefnagels (University of Oklahoma) One Page at a Time: Connecting the Concepts of Biology. OU Dept. of Biology
10/11:
Dr. Danielle Levesque (University of Maine) Small Mammals and Climate from an Evolutionary and Ecophysiological Perspective. Marshall
10/18: Dr. Jonathan Losos (Harvard University) (Sutton Lecture) TBD Kaspari
10/25:
Dr. Christopher Witt (University of New Mexico) Bird life, elevated.   Miller
11/1:
Dr. Jessica Blois (University of California, Merced) Paleobiogeography from the Pleistocene to the Anthropocene: Perspectives from a changing environment Marske
11/8:
 Dr. Kristi Montooth (University of Nebraska) Consequences of mitochondrial-nuclear dynamics for physiology, development and genome evolution. Broughton
11/29:
Mr. Joshua York (University of Oklahoma) The origin of the vertebrate neural crest: Insights into the evolution of early vertebrates. McCauley