Semester 2, 2018
When: Friday, 12:00 midday
Venue: Benham Seminar Room (B215), Department of Zoology
Professor Malcolm MacIver, Mechanical Engineering and Neurobiology, Northwestern University, USA
Can ecology induce cognition?
Anh Tuan Nguyen, Department of ZoologyBiological functions of gonadotropic hormones during the early stages of ovarian development in shortfinned eel
Professor Robert Poulin, Department of Zoology
Division of labour and the secret social lives of parasites
Professor Gerry Closs, Department of ZoologyLarvae and life history: do larval needs drive freshwater fish distribution and life history?
Luke Easton, Department of Zoology
Taxonomy and genetic management of New Zealand native frogs
Professor Malcolm Forster, Philosophy of Science, Fudan University, Shanghai
Statistics and the challenge of complexity: An illustration from ecology
Dr Travis Ingram, Department of ZoologyThe dimensionality of individual niche variation
Professor Alison Mercer, Department of ZoologyOh, Beehave!
Marine Richarson, Department of ZoologyBullied bullies: Effects of antagonistic interactions on individual specialisation of a small native fish
Dr Priscilla Wehi, Landcare Research, DunedinScientific explorations in the socioecological interface
Professor Robin Kundis Craig, University of Utah
Interaction between climate change, water management and law
Ann-Kathrin Schlesselmann, Department of ZoologyLinking science and management for effective long-term conservation: A case study of black-fronted terns
Dr Kalinka Rexer-Huber, Department of ZoologyA birds’ eye view of Southern Ocean change: abundance, connectivity and tracking of circumpolar petrels
Dr. Luke Eberhart-Phillips, Max Planck Institute for Ornithology, Seewiesen, Germany
Avian breeding systems: Diversity, origins, and implications for conservation
Contacts: Zoology Reception (479-7976) or Liz Slooten (e-mail)