Research Talks

Research Talks

The Arnold Arboretum holds a weekly seminar series most Mondays at 12:10pm at the Weld Hill Lecture Hall (*unless otherwise noted). To receive announcements, sign up for the AA Research Talks mailing list.

Sept 12, 2016

Mon, 12:10 pm
Weld Hill
Host: Des Marais

Jesse Lasky

Assistant Professor, Penn State
Plant responses to climate from genomic to community levels
 

Sept 19, 2016

Mon, 12:10 pm
Weld Hill

Kasia Zieminska

Arnold Arboretum Putnam Fellow
Wood density, anatomy and ecological strategies across angiosperm trees from Australia

Sept 26, 2016

Mon, 12:10 pm
Weld Hill
 

Adam Roddy

Post-doctoral researcher, Yale University
Arnold Arboretum Jewett Prize Recipient
A physiological approach to the ecology and evolution of flowers

Oct 3, 2016

Mon, 12:10 pm
Weld Hill
Host: Hopkins

Michael Singer

Professor, University of Plymouth
Title: TBA
 

Oct 17, 2016

Mon, 12:10 pm
Weld Hill

Lori Shapiro

Harvard post-doctoral fellow, Pierce Lab
Evolution of an old world pathogen to a new world host

Oct 24, 2016

Mon, 12:10 pm
Weld Hill

Fernanda Valdovinos

Post-doctoral researcher, University of Arizona
Novel effects of plant biology and animal behavior on plant-pollinator networks

Oct 31, 2016

Mon, 12:10 pm
Weld Hill

Jonathan Davies

Associate Professor, McGill University, Canada
Underground forests, savanna and the relationship between trees and people in southern Africa

Nov 7, 2016

Mon, 12:10 pm
Weld Hill

Madelaine Bartlett

Assistant Professor, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Floral development and evolution in the monocots

Nov 14, 2016

Mon, 12:10 pm
Weld Hill
Host: Friedman

Patricia Gensel

Professor, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Title: TBA
 

Nov 21, 2016

Mon, 12:10 pm
Weld Hill

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Nov 28, 2016

Mon, 12:10 pm
Weld Hill

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Dec 5, 2016

Mon, 12:10 pm
Weld Hill

Daniel Buonaiuto

Graduate Student, Wolkovich Lab
Outcrossing and fecundity in Pennsylvania Sedge: implications for ecological restoration

Dec 12, 2016

Mon, 12:10 pm
Weld Hill

Jacquelyn Gill

Assistant Professor, University of Maine
Title: TBA

Jan 23, 2017

Monday, 12:10 pm
Weld Hill

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Title: TBA

Jan 30, 2017

Monday, 12:10 pm
Weld Hill
Host: Friedman

Liam Dolan

Professor, University of Oxford
Title: TBA
 

Feb 6, 2017

Monday, 12:10 pm
Weld Hill

Heather Briggs

Arboretum post-doctoral fellow, Hopkins Lab
Title: TBA

Feb 13, 2017

Monday, 12:10 pm
Weld Hill

Maria A. Gandolfo-Nixon

Senior Research Associate, Cornell University
Darwin’s “Damned Land”, A.K.A. Patagonia: A paleo(neo)botanist’s paradise

Feb 27, 2017

Monday, 12:10 pm
Weld Hill

TBA

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March 6, 2017

Monday, 12:10 pm
Weld Hill

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March 20, 2017

Monday, 12:10 pm
Weld Hill

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March 27, 2017

Monday, 12:10 pm
Weld Hill

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April 3, 2017

Monday, 12:10 pm
Weld Hill

Barnabus Daru

Post-doctoral Fellow, Davis Lab
Title: TBA

April 10, 2017

Monday, 12:10 pm
Weld Hill

Steve Franks

Associate Professor, Fordham University
Title: TBA

April 17, 2017

Monday, 12:10 pm
Weld Hill

Willam Powell

Professor, State University of New York
Strategies to develop the new American chestnut

April 24, 2017

Monday, 12:10 pm
Weld Hill
Host: Wolkovich

Maria Uriarte

Professor, Columbia University
Title: TBA
 

Calendar of additional life science seminars at Harvard University.