Biodiversity Legendary Internal Seminar Series

Fridays, 16:00 to 17:00, Biodiversity Research Centre, Room 224.

Featuring research by grad students, postdocs, faculty, visitors and emeritus faculty interested in biodiversity research.

Click here for more information or contact Andrea Thomaz (last name @ to sign up.

Winter/Spring - 2020

Date Speaker Title Affiliation
Jan 10 Kaylee Byers "They'll run us over and out of town": Untangling urban rat movement ecology, pathogen spread, and rat impacts on public health UBC PhD candidate and Deputy Regional Director BC Canadian Wildlife Health Cooperative
Jan 17 Devin de Zwann Offspring development in the alpine: how juvenile songbirds grow and survive in a harsh, unpredictable environment UBC PhD candidate
Jan 24 Faith Jones Assemblage level biodiversity change: what I learned from studying the BioTIME database UBC PostDoctoral Fellow
Jan 31 Ailene McPherson A journey through coevolutionary models and an examination of what we can hope to learn in the first place UBC PhD candidate
Feb 7 Geoffrey Legault The challenge of stochasticity: Insights from studying range expansion and insect maturation UBC PostDoctoral Fellow
Feb 14 Rémi Matthey-Doret Evolution in heterogeneous environments UBC PhD candidate
Feb 21 No speaker Midterm break
Feb 28 Gerrit Velema & Ward van Proosdij Environmental Consulting: dispatches from the intersection of science and business Environmental Scientists @ Associate Environmental Consultants
March 06 Emma George Between two predators: a study on how bacteria escape viruses and protist grazers UBC PhD candidate
March 13 CANCEL
March 20 CANCEL
March 27 CANCEL
April 3 CANCEL
April 10 Good Friday
April 17 CANCEL

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