Seminars

Warsaw Seminar Series in Ecology & Evolution

Together with Dr Magdalena Niedziałkowska from the Mammal Research Institute PAS Białowieża, the Wild Urban Evolution & Ecology Lab is organising a series of seminars in ecology and evolution. The seminars are held monthly and throughout the academic year. Everyone is welcome!

A list of speakers for the academic year 2017-2018 is now available – see you in October!

We are also organising a 2 days meeting in Białowieża 25-27.10.2017 under the theme: “Understanding ecology & evolution in the Anthropocene: from primeval forests to urban space”. For more information, please click here.

Date & Time
Speaker Affiliation Talk Title
October 11/10/2017 1PM Antica Culina Netherlands Institute of Ecology      (NIOO-KNAW) From pedigrees, through divorce, to microbes and CO2: how can fast growing data-landscape help ecological and evolutionary synthesis?
November 08/11/2017 1PM Frank E. Zachos Natural History Museum Vienna, Austria The Species Concept
December 13/12/2017 1PM Bogumiła Jędrzejewska Mammal Research Institute Białowieża PAS TBC
January 10/01/2017 1PM Joanna Bagniewska  University of Reading, UK The bittersweet story of an invasive mammal
February 07/02/2017 1PM Marta Maziarz University of Wrocław The value of ornithological research in the Białowieża primeval forest
March 14/03/2017 1PM Piotr Tryjanowski Poznan University of Life Sciences Urban Ecology
April 11/04/2017 1PM John Allen CeNT  University of Warsaw Mitochondria, ageing and separate sexes
May 09/05/2017 1PM Joanna Sudyka CeNT  University of Warsaw Age-related trade-offs and telomere dynamics in passerines
June 13/06/2017 1PM TBC

Location: Lecture theatre 0142, Centre of New Technologies, Banacha 2c, University of Warsaw. After entering CeNT, you will find  the lecture theatre 0142 ~10 meters to the right.

The seminar program for the past academic year is available here.