Seminars | Biological Sciences

Biological Sciences Seminar Series

The Department of Biological Sciences hosts a series of scientific seminars in the Fall and Spring semesters. These seminars are held on Tuesdays from 12:00 PM to 12:50 PM in BIOS 245 unless otherwise noted. For additional details, contact the department.



January 24     Organizational Meeting for 5100 students.

 January 31     Linda Kite, Director of Healthy Homes Collaborative

Title: Environmental justice: the science of movement building


February 14   Emily Ellis & Niko Hensley, Ph.D. Candidates UCSB

Department of Ecology, Evolution and Marine Biology

He's sexy and he glows it: mechanisms and consequences of bioluminescent courtship


February 28   Dr. Klaus Koepfli, Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute, National Zoological Park, Washington, D.C

Using genomics to improve management of ex situ populations of endangered species


March 14        TBA


April 4 – Maura Palacios.

Phylogenetics and diversification of sailfin and shortfin mollies (Mollienesia, Poecilia, Poeciliidae)


April 18 - TBA



May 2- TBA