Population genetics seminar series

Location: Seminar room Institut für Tierzucht & Genetik (building NA, 2nd floor), Vetmeduni Vienna

Time: 17:00

How to find the seminar room: campus map

Friday, 17.02.2017 - Daven Presgraves (Univ. of Rochester, US)
Sex chromosomes and speciation in Drosophila.

14.03. - Aurelie Hua-Van (EGCE, CNRS, FR)
Transposable elements: Evolution and dynamics of selfish DNA in populations and species.

21.03. - Craig Primmer (Univ. of Turku, FI)
Understanding the genomic architecture of complex traits in free-living species: is the glass half empty or half full?

28.03. - James McInerney (Univ. of Manchester, UK)
Evolution in pieces: Persistent remodelling of genes and genomes has been the hallmark of life’s history.

04.04. - Jean David (EGCE, CNRS, FR)
Evolution of body pigmentation in the Drosophila females of the melanogaster subgroup.

CANCELLED: 11.04. - Tanja Stadler (ETH Zürich, CH)
Pathogen dynamics through a phylogenetic lens - zooming into the spread of Ebola, Diphtheria, Tuberculosis, Influenza and HIV.

25.04. - Patricia Beldade (Univ. of Toulouse, FR & Gulbenkian Inst., PT)
Adaptive developmental plasticity in insect body size and color.

02.05. - Olivier Tenaillon (INSERM, FR)
Draft and selection in long term experimental evolution.

09.05. - Cedric Feschotte (Univ. of Utah, US)
Mobile DNA as catalyst of genome evolution.

16.05. - Matthew Hahn (Indiana Univ., US)
Adaptation and speciation: a virtuous cycle in Anopheles mosquitoes.

impromptu seminar: Friday, 19.05. - Leo Beukeboom (Univ. of Groningen, NL)
The evolution of insect sex determination.

23.05. - John Pool (Univ. of Wisconsin, US)
Clarifying the complexity of adaptive evolution.

30.05. - Erin Kelleher (Univ. of Houston, US)
Tolerance and resistance of an invading transposable element in the germline.

06.06. - John Pannell  (Univ. of Lausanne, CH)
Major transitions in the mating behaviour of plants.

13.06. - Tanja Slotte (Stockholm Univ., SE)
Evolutionary genomic consequences of plant mating system variation.

20.06. - Alistair McGregor (Oxford Brookes Univ., UK)
Investigating the genetics and genomics of the evolution of animal development and morphology.

27.06. - Johannes Jäger (KLI, AT)
Shift Happens: the evolutionary and developmental dynamics of the gap gene system.

29.06. - Johnathan Pritchard (Standford Univ., US)
Polygenic adaptation and architecture of human complex traits.


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