Joint Seminar Series in Biodiversity and Environment

The Joint Seminar Series in Biodiversity and Environment is sponsored by the Keck Medical Center of USC, the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, USC Dornsife Department of Biological Sciences and the USC Wrigley Institute.

Fall 2013 Expertise Exchange Sessions – Torrey Webb room, 4pm
Each session will feature two local speakers (20 min each) and discussion sessions on biodiversity topics of interest.

September 12, 2013:

Dennis Hedgecock, 99% of oyster larvae die because of viability selection
Fabrizio Ghizelli, Evolutionary and functional genomics in species with a doubly uniparental inheritance of mitochondria

September 26, 2013:

Peter Ralph, Making maps from genomes: how genetic identity reflects geography
John Wilson, Mapping and Classifying Biophysical Landscape Attributes

October 10, 2013: TBA

October 24, 2013: TBA

November 7, 2013: TBA

November 21, 2013: TBA

December 5, 2013: TBA

December 19, 2013: TBA