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Comparative Behavioral Biology Workshop


Wednesdays at noon
Biopsychological Sciences Building, 940 East 57th Street
Seminar Room 122


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Fall Quarter 2013

Date

Speaker

Affiliation

Seminar Title

October 2

October 9

October 16

October 23

   

October 30

November 6

Katie Brooks - rescheduled
The University of Chicago
The evolutionary history of sociality in Marmotini

November 13

Chris Schell
The University of Chicago
Parents, pups, and personality: Impacts of biparental care on coyote offspring development Canis latrans)

November 20

Meghan Neaton
The University of Chicago
Gestural communication of western lowland gorillas: repertoire, use, & sequence production

December 4

Chris Whelan

University of Illinois Chicago/Illinois Natural History Survey

Location, location, location: ecological neighborhoods and species interactions

Winter Quarter 2014

Date

Speaker

Affiliation

Seminar Title

January 8

Krista Milich
The University of Chicago
The search for the gay gene and other wild goose chases

January 15

     

January 22

Katie Brooks
The University of Chicago
The evolutionary history of sociality in Marmotini

January 29

Steve Dobson - rescheduled 2/26
Auburn University
Mutual mate choice and selection on color ornaments of king penguins

February 5

Sean Prall
Indiana University
The role of dehydroepiandrosterone in human immune function: implications for ecoimmunology

February 12

Laurel Symes
related manuscript

Dartmouth University
Evolution of communication in  Oecanthus  tree crickets

February 19

Professional development discussion - applying for post-docs and jobs
email Jill Mateo if attending
How to prepare cover letter, research and teaching statements
Food provided!

February 26

Steve Dobson
Auburn University
Mutual mate choice and selection on color ornaments of king penguins

March 5

   

March 12 - cancelled

Sharon Gill

Western Michigan University

Understanding the behavioral responses of animals to a noisy world 
 Spring Quarter 2014

Date

Speaker

Affiliation

Seminar Title

April 2

Laura Kurtycz

Lincoln Park Zoo

The choice to access outdoor areas affects the behavior of great apes

April 9
   
April 16
Tara Madalaywala
The University of Chicago
Effects of maternal body condition on parent-offspring conflict in free-ranging rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta)
April 23
Donald Frederick
The University of Chicago
My random walks with statistics
April 30
     
May 7
Joel Brown
University of Illinois - Chicago
A tale of two squirrels:  Scaling up from behaviors to coexistence, biogeography and beyond
May 14
Seth Magle
Lincoln Park Zoo
Street smart prairie dogs: Investigating urban behavioral patterns in a highly interactive species

May 21

     

May 28

     

June 4

Sean Coyne
The University of Chicago
Genetic influences on risk-taking and impulsive behaviors in juvenile rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta)

*Note the different day, time, and location