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Unless otherwise noted, seminars are held Friday in Stack 237 at 10:45 AM. Please contact the seminar committee (seminar-committee@kbs.msu.edu) if you have questions.


Research Seminar Schedule

No Seminar - Faculty Retreat

Friday Oct. 3rd


Seminar - Michael Jones

Friday Oct. 10th
Title: "Making good decisions in an uncertain world: the risky business of fishery management"
Host: Gross

Seminar - Tadashi Fukami

Friday Oct. 17th

Historical contingency in community assembly: an obstacle or opportunity?

Host: Evans

Seminar - David Post

Friday Oct. 24th

The tail of two fish: importance of intraspecific variation for community and ecosystem ecology

Host: Mittelbach

Seminar - Ivette Perfecto

Friday Oct. 31st


Biodiversity, complexity and pest control: a case study from the coffee agroecosystem

Host: Hosts: Hamilton/Snapp

Seminar - Lisa Tiemann

Friday Nov. 7th

Host: Snapp

Seminar - Jim Grace

Friday Nov. 14th

Can abstracting systems as causal networks resolve the most persistent debate in ecology?

Host: Gross

Seminar - Vincent Denef

Friday Nov. 21st

Title: Do invasive zebra mussels alter structure of and carbon processing by bacterioplankton communities in lakes?

Host: Litchman

Seminar - Sandy Marquart-Pyatt

Friday Dec. 5th

Host: Stuart

Seminar - Brian McGill

Friday Jan. 16th

Host: Klausmeier

Seminar - Kendi Davies

Friday Jan. 23rd


Seminar - Mark Urban

Friday Jan. 30th

Host: Klausmeier

Seminar - Kathie Weathers

Friday Feb. 6th

Host: Hamilton

Seminar - Sara Baer

Friday Feb. 13th

Host: Lau

Seminar - Ashley Shade

Friday Feb. 20th

Host: Evans

Seminar - Todd Aschenbach

Friday Feb. 27th

Host: Lau

Seminar - Michael O’Rourke

Friday Mar. 6th

Host: Stuart

No Seminar - Spring Break

Friday Mar. 13th