Seminars

All PBEE seminars are on Fridays from 12-1pm in Claudia Nance Rollins, Room 4001, unless noted otherwise.

Spring 2017 Seminar Schedule

Date

Speaker

Title

Student Host

Faculty Host

Jan 13

Dave Civitell, PhD
*PBEE Faculty Candidate*

Emory University

Host energetics and the ecological dynamics of infectious disease

(CNR, Room 1051, 12-1 pm)

N/A Levi Morran

Jan 19

Ethics Seminar

Peer Review

N/A

N/A

Jan 27

Frank Rosenzweig, PhD

Georgia Institute of Technology

Emergence of Complexity in Clonal Populations Evolving in a Simple Constant Environment

TBD Daniel Weissman

Feb 3

Milton Tan, PhD
*Postdoctoral Fellow*

Emory University

Evolution of Fishes Great and Small: Phylogenomics, Body Size Evolution, and Genomics

N/A Tim Read

Feb 10

No Seminar

PBEE PG/DGS Student Meeting

N/A N/A N/A

Feb 17

No Seminar

PBEE Recruitment

N/A

N/A

N/A

Feb 24

Eric Harvill, PhD

University of Georgia

Environmental Origin and Natural History of a Respiratory Pathogen Nate Jacobs Bruce Levin

Mar 3

PBEE Student Talk - Robert Petit
An overview of published Staphylococcus aureus genomic data N/A N/A

Mar 10

No Seminar

Spring Break

N/A

N/A

N/A

Mar 17

Nichole Broderick, PhD

University of Connecticut

Emergent and dependent properties of the fly gut microbiome

Erica Harris

Nicole Gerardo

Mar 24

Courtney Murdock, PhD

University of Georgia

Estimating vector-borne disease transmission in an environmentally variable world Marissa Grossman Uriel Kitron  & Gonzalo Vazquez-Prokopec

Mar 31

PBEE Student Talks - Wen-Hao Tan & Mari Peterson
TBD

N/A

N/A

Apr 7

PBEE Student Talks - Kim Hoang, Kathyrn Schaber & Signe White

TBD

(CNR, Room 1051, 12-1 pm)

N/A N/A

Apr 14

Bistra Dilkina

Georgia Institute of Technology

Network Design Approaches to Biodiversity Conservation

TBD TBD

Apr 21

Lin Chao, PhD

The unicellular origin of biological aging: The evolution of fitness variance

Brent Allman

Bruce Levin

Apr 28

Jenny McGuire, PhD

Georgia Institute of Technology

Spatial and climatic drivers of species variation and distributions through time

Connor Morozumi Berry Brosi