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Spring 2020

Unless otherwise stated, the Evolution@Vanderbilt Seminar Series is held on Wednesdays at 4.10pm (with snacks and drinks starting at 3.55pm) at Buttrick 102.

Spring 2020 Schedule

Date

Speaker

Topic

Monday, January 13

Kathleen Grogan, Pennsylvania State University

Evolutionary Genomics Faculty Search, 1220 MRB III

Thursday, January 23

Lawrence Uricchio, University of California, Berkeley

Evolutionary Genomics Faculty Search, 1220 MRB III

Monday, January 27

Eduardo Amorim, University of California, Los Angeles

Evolutionary Genomics Faculty Search, 1220 MRB III

Thursday, January 30

Amanda Lea, Princeton University

Evolutionary Genomics Faculty Search, 1220 MRB III

Monday, February 3

Vagheesh Narasimhan, Harvard Medical School

Evolutionary Genomics Faculty Search, 1220 MRB III

February 12

Darwin Day Speaker: Jonathan Losos, Washington University in St. Louis

Using Experiments in Nature to Study Evolution in Real Time: Research on Lizard Adaptation in the Bahamas

February 19

Jennifer Larson, Vanderbilt University

TBD

February 26

Christopher House, Pennsylvania State University

Taking astrobiology from the test tube to investigations of other worlds

March 4

Spring Break

No Seminar

March 11

Karen Sears, University of California, Los Angeles

TBD

March 18

Tiffiny Tung, Vanderbilt University

TBD

March 25

TBD

TBD

April 1

Marlene Zuk, University of Minnesota

Rapid evolution in silence: adaptive signal loss in Pacific field crickets

April 8

Carlo Maley, Arizona State University

TBD

April 15

Michael Baym, Harvard University

TBD