The IEG Seminar series ‘Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution’

The IEG Seminar series ‘Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution’ is one of the department’s platforms for postgraduate education and scientific interaction among research programs. With internationally renowned speakers presenting their latest work it also builds an important bridge to the worldwide eco-evolutionary science community.

Past seminars

Fall 2021

Tuesday, 21 September 14.00 pm, ZOOM (link in the email invitation)
Speaker: Dr. Arvid Ågren (Uppsala University, Sweden)
Title: The Gene’s-Eye View of Evolution
Host: Elina Immonen

Tuesday, 5 October 14.00 pm, Friessalen EBC
Speaker: Matthew Webster (Uppsala University, Sweden)
Title: Analysis of phenotypic evolution and mechanisms of speciation in alpine bumble bees using genomics
Host: Gustaf Granath

Tuesday, 19 October 14.00 pm, Lindahlsalen EBC
Speaker: Birgit Wild (Stockholm University, Sweden)
Title: Carbon dynamics in a warming Arctic: Impact of plant-soil interactions and aquatic transport
Host: Sebastian Sobek

Thursday, 28 October 14.00 pm, Lindahlsalen
Speaker: Scott Edwards Wittkopp (Harvard University, US)
Title: Using natural experiments to link genotype and phenotype across the avian tree of life
Host: Jacob Höglund

Tuesday, 2 November 14.00 pm, ZOOM (link in the email invitation)
Speaker: Patricia Wittkopp (University of Michigan, US)
Title: TBA
Host: Carina Farah Mugal

Tuesday, 16 November 14.00 pm, ZOOM (link in the email invitation)
Speaker: Jennifer Brisson (University of Rochester, US)
Title: TBA
Host: Arild Husby

Tuesday, 30 November 15.00 pm, Ekmansalen EBC
Speaker: Mikael Karlsson (Uppsala University)
Title: TBA
Host: Gesa Weyhenmeyer 

Contact: elina.immonen[at]ebc.uu.se

Last modified: 2021-10-13