Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation Biology (EECB) Series

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Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation Biology Seminar Series
Winter term 2021
Wednesdays 4-5 P.M.
Zoom Webinar


Sponsoring Departments
Fisheries and Wildlife, Forest Ecosystems and Society, Integrative Biology, Botany and Plant Pathology, OSU Research Office, and Forest Biodiversity Research Network

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January 6 // Saving Sea Turtles with Conservation Technology & Dance
Lekelia Jenkins, Arizona State University
Associate Professor, School for the Future of Innovation in Society, College of Global Futures, Consortium for Science, Policy & Outcomes
January 13 // Urban Biodiversity, Nearby Nature, and Environmental Justice
Charles Nilon, University of Missouri
William J. Rucker Professor in Fisheries and Wildlife
January 20 // Ecological and social implications of behavioral syndromes
Andy Sih, UC Davis
Distinguished Professor in Department of Environmental Science and Policy
January 27 // Dragonfly, Damselfly and Dictyoptera Evolution
Jessica Ware, American Museum of Natural History
Assistant Curator, Odonata & non-Holometabolous Minor Orders, Principal Investigator, Sackler Institute for Comparative Genomics, Assistant Professor, Richard Gilder Graduate School
February 3 // Do Wolves Really Change Rivers? Revisiting the Yellowstone Trophic Cascade Debate
Michel Kohl, University of Georgia
Assistant Professor of Wildlife at Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources
February 10 // ‘Friendly Rivalry’: Integrating the effects of simultaneous cooperation and competition in the governance of the commons
Xavier Basurto, Duke University
Associate Professor of Sustainability Science, Nicholas School of the Environment
February 17 // Managing biodiversity with eDNA: leeches, ponds, and insects
Douglas Yu, University of East Anglia, UK
Professor, School of Biological Sciences, and Director of the Ecology, Environment, and Conservation Center at the Kunming Institute of Zoology, Kunming, China
February 24 // Diversity and conservation of mexican salamanders
Gabriela Parra Olea, Universidad Autónoma Nacional de México 
Professor in the Biology Institute, National Autonomous
March 3 // Climate change in streams and rivers along the Andean-Amazon gradient
Andrea Encalada, Universidad San Francisco de Quito
Professor, BIOSFERA Institute and Aquatic Ecology Lab
March 10 // Prioritizing Intersectionality in Interdisciplinary Infectious Disease Research: intersectional identities (and scientists) must inform how we study disease
Kishana Taylor, UC Davis
OSU Women in Science Invited Speaker: Postdoctoral scholar in the Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics