4:00 PM Monday, 502 Rieveschl Hall, unless noted otherwise**

Autumn Semester 2014

Sept 8

Subba Reddy Palli
Department of Entomology, University of Kentucky
Mechanisms of insecticide resistance in bed bugs and beetles
Host lab: Benoit
Sept 15

Matthew Weirauch
Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
"Determination and inference of eukaryotic transcription factor sequence specificity? "
Host lab: Benoit
Sept 22

Zakee Sabree
Department of Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology, The Ohio State University
"Insect-microbe symbioses and some consequences of intimacy;
Host lab: Benoit
Sept 29

Stanley Gehrt
School of Environment and Natural Resources, The Ohio State University
"Coyotes in the city: A case of a misanthropic synanthrope?"
Host lab: Conover
Oct 6 Lucinda Lawson
Department of Biological Sciences, University of Cincinnati
"Diversification through fragmented landscapes: how space, time, environment, and interactions shape evolution?"
Host lab: Petren
Oct 13

Jessica Fox
Department of Biology, Case Western Reserve University
"Sensory information processing for fly behavior"
Host lab: Layne
Oct 20

Jessica Hellman
Department of Biological Sciences, University of Notre Dame
"Not all populations are the same: the importance of population differentiation when the climate changes"
Host lab: Matter
Oct 27

Robert Huber
Department of Biological Sciences, Bowling Green State University
"Quantitative adventures in behavior: from aggression to addiction"
Host lab: Layne
Nov 3 David Berg
Department of Biology, Miami University
"Phylogeography informs evolution and conservation of aquatic invertebrates"
Host lab: Matter
Nov 10

Thomas Jones
Department of Biological Sciences, East Tennessee State University
"Spiders on the clock: neurophysiology and ecology of daily rhythms in behavior"
Host lab: Uetz
Nov 17

Christian Hong
Department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology, University of Cincinnati
"Investigation of coupled dynamics of circadian rhythms and cell cycle"
Host lab: Benoit
Nov 24

Julian Hillyer
Department of Biological Sciences, Vanderbilt University
"Going with the flow: co-adaptation of the mosquito circulatory and immune systems"
Host lab: Benoit
Dec 1

Scott Higgins
International Institute for Sustainable Development – Experimental Lakes Area
"The effect of Climate Change on physical, chemical, and biological properties of boreal lakes"
Host lab: Buffam


For information regarding these seminars, contact Dr. Joshua Benoit or Dr. Daniel Wagenaar