This colloquium is jointly organised by the institutes of Anthropology, Molecular Genetics, Special Botanic and Zoology of the Johannes Gutenberg - University Mainz. The seminars are given in English.

Please note that the location may change between dates. Everybody is welcome !


Next dates:


Tuesday, 16. October 2018 - 12:15, room: Kph 00-200 (Kernphysik)

 

Dr. Frank Blattner

“Taxon boundaries in the relatives of bread wheat: Will next-generation sequencing become the silver bullet of taxonomic research?”

Experimental Taxonomy, Leibnitz-Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK), Gatersleben


Tuesday, 30. October 2018 - 12:15, room: Kph 00-200 (Kernphysik)

 

Prof. Dr. Joachim Burger

“How to use ancient DNA to study evolutionary processes”

Anthropology, iOME, Johannes Gutenberg - Universtät Mainz


Tuesday, 13. November 2018 - 12:15, room: Kph 00-200 (Kernphysik)

 

Dr. Guillaume Chomicki

“Using ant/plant symbioses to understand the evolution of cooperation among species”

Systematic Botany and Mycology, Ludwig-Maximilian-Universität München


Tuesday, 27. November 2018 - 12:15, room: Kph 00-200 (Kernphysik)

 

PD Dr. Markus Pfenninger

"Hybridisation and rapid adaptation in cryptic midges: questioning old certainties"

Molecular Laboratory, Senckenberg Biodiversität und Klima Forschungszentrum, Frankfurt


Tuesday, 11. December 2018 - 12:15, room: Kph 00-200 (Kernphysik)

 

Prof. Dr. Christian Kost

"How bacteria survive in the microbial jungle"

Department of Ecology, Universität Osnabrück


Tuesday, 08. January 2019 - 12:15, room: Kph 00-200 (Kernphysik)

 

Dr. Romain Libbrecht

"Evolution and regulation of behavioral specialization in ant societies"

Behavioural Ecology and Social Evolution, iOME, Johannes Gutenberg Universtät Mainz


Tuesday, 22. January 2019 - 12:15, room: Kph 00-200 (Kernphysik)

 

to be announced 


Tuesday, 05. February 2019 - 12:15, room: Kph 00-200 (Kernphysik)

 

Prof. Dr. Gudrun Kadereit

"Evolution of complex traits"

Biodiversity and Evolution of Plants, iMP, Johannes Gutenberg Universtät Mainz


Details for upcoming seminars in in the next term will be announced later.
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