University-wide Seminar Series

2006-2007


Program in PDF (for download and printing)

 

Evolution

A Lecture Series Featuring Prominent Evolutionary Scholars

On the Rutgers-New Brunswick Campuses 2006-2007

 

Dr. Daniel Hartl

Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology,
Harvard University

“Genetics and Evolution of Drug Resistance in Malaria”

Wednesday September 27, 2006 at 3:00 PM

Waksman Institute Auditorium, Busch Campus

Host – Jody Hey, Department of Genetics, SAS

 

Dr. J. Peter Gogarten (pdf flyer)

Department of Molecular and Cell Biology,
University of Connecticut

“Organismal Evolution: Tree-of-Life or Tangled Web"

Wednesday November 8, 2006 at 3:00 PM

Alampi Room, Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences, Cook Campus

Host – Paul Falkowski, Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences, SEBS

 

Dr. Douglas Erwin (pdf flyer)

National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution

"Developmental Invention and Ecological Innovation during the Cambrian Metazoan Radiation"

Wednesday November 29, 2006 at 3:00 PM

Waksman Institute Auditorium, Busch Campus

Host – George McGhee, Department of Geological Sciences, SAS

 

Dr. Joanna Mountain

Departments of Anthropological Sciences and Genetics, Stanford University

“Human Genetic Differences of the Past, Present, and Future”

Wednesday April 11, 2007 at 3:00 PM

Waksman Institute Auditorium, Busch Campus

Host – Jody Hey, Department of Genetics, SAS

 

Dr. Michael Novacek

Division of Paleontology, American Museum of Natural History

"The Evolution of Dinosaurs and Mammals"

Wednesday May 9, 2007 at 3:00 PM

Alampi Room, Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences, Cook Campus

Host – Paul Falkowski, Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences, SEBS

 

The Lecture Series is Sponsored by:

The Office of the Vice President of Academic Affairs        

The Executive Dean of the School of Environmental and Biological 
       Sciences (SEBS, formerly Cook College)

The Office of the Vice President for Health Science
      Partnerships

The Dean of Life Sciences of the School of Arts and Sciences 
      (SAS)