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Evolution and Ecology

Evolution and Ecology

2320 Storer Hall
University of California, Davis
One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616

Telephone: (530) 752-1272

Fax: (530) 752-1449

Anemone and starfish in kelp forest, Pt. Lobos, Carmel, California

Anemone and starfish in kelp forest, Pt. Lobos, Carmel, California

Source: Wikipedia, Creative Commons


When: Thursday, 4:10 - 5:30PM

Where: 3 Kleiber Hall (campus map)

ECL 296 (CRN 39483)/ - PBG 292 (CRN 53862)


  • September 28, 2017: Christy McCain
    University of Colorado, Boulder
    Title: “Using mountain gradients to understand biodiversity and responses to climate change ”
    Host: Marcel Holyoak

  • October 5, 2017: Rebecca Vega Thurber
    Oregon State University
    Title: “Hosts and Habitats: Tracking shifts in animal microbiomes under stress ”
    Host: Jay Stachowicz

  • October 12, 2017: Eric Post
    University of California, Davis
    Title: “Climate change, phenological dynamics, and the role of time in ecology ”
    Host: Jenny Gremer

  • October 19, 2017: Jessica Metcalf
    Princeton University
    Title: “Evolution of timing across scales: from demographic data to prediction of life history outcomes”
    Host: Jenny Gremer

  • October 26, 2017: Bethany Bradley
    University of Massachusetts
    Title: “Desolation Row: Sustainability for the Forgotten”
    Host: Erica Fleishman

  • November 2, 2017: Helen Regan
    UC Riverside
    Title: “Understanding the effects of parameter and model uncertainty on conservation decision making ”
    Host: Marissa Baskett

  • November 9, 2017: John Willis
    Duke University
    Title: “Genetic analysis of adaptation in Mimulus”
    Host: Erin Calfee,

  • November 16, 2017: Joe Hereford
    University of California, Davis
    Title: “Thermal performance, local adaptation, and niche evolution in a short-lived annual.”
    Host: Sharon Strauss

  • November 30, 2017: Fiorenza Micheli
    Stanford University
    Title: “TBA”
    Host: Lauren Yamane

  • December 7, 2017: Hanna Kokko
    University of Zurich
    Title: “Bet-hedging in evolutionary biology”
    Host: Alan Hastings
  • *Sponsored by: College of Biological Sciences, Storer Endowment in the Life Sciences, Department ofEvolution and Ecology, Center for Population Biology, Graduate Group in Ecology, Department of Environmental Science & Policy, Department of Plant Sciences, Department of Plant Biology , Department of Wildlife, Fish & Conservation Biology, and Center for Theoretical Ecology.