Ecology and Evolution Seminar Series

Seminars from the RSB Division of Ecology and Evolution (E&E).

Upcoming events

20
Feb
2018
Speaker: Brooke Crowley, Departments of Geology and Anthropology, University of Cincinnati (Cincinnati Ohio, USA)
Understanding how animals move within and across landscapes is a conservation priority.
27
Feb
2018
Speaker: Assoc Prof Devi Stuart-Fox, University of Melbourne
The adaptive significance of animal coloration is clear: it matters for survival (camouflage, warning coloration, mimicry) and it matters for reproduction (sexual and social sig
02
Mar
2018
Speaker: Charles Marshall, University of California, Berkeley

Past events

09
Oct
2014
Speaker: Associate Professor Heloise Gibb, ARC Future Fellow, Department of Ecology, Evolution and the Environment, La Trobe University, Melbourne
The composition of species assemblages is thought to be determined by a range of biotic and abiotic factors interacting with species, depending on their traits.  An understandin
02
Oct
2014
Speaker: Professor Heinrich Römer, Institute for Zoology, Karl Franzens University, Graz, Austria
Noisy backgrounds, signal degradation, eavesdropping predators and the small size of insects are strong determinants for the evolution of acoustic communication.
18
Sep
2014
Speaker: Jana Eccard, Institute for Biochemistry and Biology, University of Potsdam, Potsdam, Germany
Behavior is a variable trait of an individual that can vary with its age or the season. Animal personality is an intrinsic, individual characteristic and affects expressions of 
18
Sep
2014
Speaker: Terry Ord, Senior Lecturer, University of NSW
The colonization of novel environments has been of special interest to evolutionary biologists because of the opportunity it brings to study natural selection in the wild.

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