Previous CBD seminars

september 2018

18sep1:00 pm2:00 pmUsing genomics to design resilient environmental biotechnologiesDR JILLIAN COUTO

july 2018

17jul1:00 pm2:00 pmExperimental Human Gene-Culture CoevolutionProfessor Thomas Morgan

may 2018

22may1:00 pm2:00 pmSocial Regulation of Reproduction in a Tropical Insect SocietyProfessor Raghavendra Gadagkar

08may1:00 pm2:00 pmAre bees conscious?Professor Lars Chittka

april 2018

17apr1:00 pm2:00 pmPhylogenetic evidence and ontogenetic mechanisms for evolvability in avian adaptive radiations Dr Arkhat Abzhanov

march 2018

27mar1:00 pm2:00 pmThe evolution of elaborate nest structures in birdsDr Sally Street

13mar1:00 pm2:00 pmThe molecular basis of molluscan biomineralisationDr Carmel McDougall

06mar1:00 pm2:00 pmMale streaked shearwaters adjust their trip duration based on the presence or absence of paired femalesMiho Sakao

february 2018

06feb1:00 pm2:00 pmBenefits of Social Relationships in Carrion CrowsDr Claudia Wascher

december 2017

19dec1:00 pm2:00 amGlobal warming and the recurrent mass bleaching of coralsProfessor Andrew Baird

november 2017

28nov1:00 pm2:00 pmDigital Technology, Citizen Science and the Conservation of NatureProfessor René van der Wal

21nov1:00 pm2:00 pmTransposable element evolution in DrosophilaDr Andrea Betancourt

14nov1:00 pm2:00 pmSocial interactions as drivers of repeatable individual behavioral variationDr Kate Laskowski

october 2017

24oct1:00 pm2:00 pmSignals in space: Modelling postsynaptic biochemistryDr Melanie Stefan

10oct1:00 pm2:00 pmTranscriptome variation underlying life history divergence and reproductive isolationProfessor Bill Etges

september 2017

12sep1:00 pm2:00 pmDisease, genomics and conservation of endangered speciesProfessor Robert Fleischer

august 2017

29aug1:00 pm2:00 pmViolence in prehistoric JapanDr Kohei Tamura

july 2017

25jul1:00 pm2:00 pmRelations in space: Does spatial representation underlie relational processing?Dr Olga F. Lazareva

14jul1:00 pmModerate dispersal rates can often favour the evolution of cooperation in subdivided populationsDr Jorge Pena

may 2017

23may1:00 pm2:00 pmZoonotic malaria - where to begin?Dr Janet Cox-Singh

09may1:00 pm2:00 pmEcological neutral theory: madness or misunderstoodDr James Rosindell

02may1:00 pm2:00 pmUnder the trees, above the pastures: An overview of Amazonian archaeologyProfessor Eduardo Góes Neves

april 2017

24apr1:00 pm2:00 pmCarnegie Lecture: Variation in the inheritance of genomes among individuals and across chromosomesProfessor Elizabeth Thompson 

14apr1:00 pm2:00 pmBats, wolves and whales: Adaptive evolution in highly mobile mammals via landscape geneticsDr Pavel Hulva

07apr1:00 pm2:00 pmThe origins of biodiversity: evolution and developmentDr Linda Holland

march 2017

28mar1:00 pm2:00 pmNo fly is an island: How Drosophila respond to socio-sexual environmentsDr Amanda Bretman

21mar1:00 pm2:00 pmHow did the butterfly get its colours? The genetic control of colour and pattern diversity in Heliconius butterfliesDr Nicola Nadeau

14mar1:00 pm2:00 pmExperimental evolution of sex roles: sexy females and generous malesDr Karoline Fritzsche

february 2017

21feb1:00 pm2:00 pmConflicts between biodiversity conservation and human livelihoods: an interdisciplinary approachDr Nils Bunnefeld

07feb1:00 pm2:00 pmSex differences in the effect of diet on survival in stickleback fishDr Craig Walling

january 2017

31jan1:00 pm2:00 pmUnderstanding speech and language: from genes to bats and beyondDr Sonja Vernes

december 2016

06dec1:00 pm2:00 pmGetting the most impact out of your researchProfessor Peter Tyack

november 2016

29nov1:00 pm2:00 pmA model for brain life history evolutionDr Mauricio González-Forero

01nov1:00 pm2:00 pmAre indirect connections in social networks important to animal behaviour?Dr Lauren Brent

october 2016

18oct1:00 pm1:00 pmAssessing whale recovery from exploitation: case studies and challengesDr Jennifer Jackson

04oct1:00 pm2:00 pmAtypical birdsong and artificial languages provide insights into how communication systems are shaped by learning, use and transmissionDr Olga Feher

september 2016

20sep1:00 pm2:00 pmComplex vocal sequences in animals: information, intelligence, or irrelevant? Dr Arik Kershenbaum


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