Seminars

See below for our most recent seminar. The seminars are streamed live to our YouTube channel and then archived. Refreshments are served for those in attendance. All lectures, unless otherwise noted, are held in the Shelby Auditorium on the Dauphin Island Sea Lab campus.  

 

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Upcoming Seminars:

  • Friday, August 23. 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. - Jim Stoeckel (Host: Bill Walton) Physiological and Engineering Approaches to Crustacean Conservation Ecology as Illustrated by Freshwater Crayfish – Some of Which Live Underground.
  • Friday, August 30. 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. - TBA
  • Friday, September 6. 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. - Robert Moorhead (Host: John Valentine) Northern Gulf Institute Director to discuss institute goals and collaboration opportunities.
  • Friday, September 13. 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. - Alan Wilson (Host: Alison Robertson) Consequences of nutrient enrichment and herbivore adaptation for phytoplankton in lakes.
  • Monday, September 16. 4 p.m., USA Campus - Carlos Mena (Host: Sean Powers) The Galapagos Science Center.
  • Friday, September 20. 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. - TBA
  • Friday, September 27. 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. - Graduate student presentations of joint FDA/DISL projects.
  • Friday, October 4. 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. - Naohiro Kato (Host: Ruth Carmichael) The development of biodegradable mardi-gras beads.
  • Friday, October 18. 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. - Graduate student presentations of joint FDA/DISL projects.
  • Thursday, October 24. 12 p.m. USA Campus - Adrian Marchetti (Host: Sean Powers) Research opportunities in the Galapagos.
  • Friday, November 1. 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. - Nils Volkenborn (Host: Kelly Dorgan) 

Past Seminars

2019

2018

2017

2016

2015

  • January 22  - Joel Fodrie, UNC, Chapel Hill - Landscape Effects on the Fisheries Ecology and Ecosystem-service Delivery of a Temperate Estuary.
  • February 5 - Dr. Lee Smee, Texas A&M Univ. Corpus Christi - The World is my Oyster: Predator-Prey Interactions, Chemical Cues, and Genetic Diversity on Oyster Reef'
  • February 26 - Dr. Jeff Morris, UAB
  • March 5 - Dr. Christopher Anderson, AU
  • March 12 - Dr. Patty Sobecky, UA
  • March 16 - Dr. Richard B. Anderson, FIT
  • April 2 - Dr. Chuck Amsler, UAB
  • May 21 – Dr. Bill Dennison, UMCES

2014

  • November 6 - Dr. Eric Peatman, Auburn University – “Fitting Mobile-Tensaw Delta Bass into the Black Bass Puzzle: New Molecular Tools and New Insights”
  • November 21 - Dr. Mark Butler, Old Dominion University – “Lobster Tales: Homelessness, Pestilence & Alien Encounters"
  • December 4 - Dr. Ari Daniel, Independent Science Reporter & Producer - "Carving Story out of Science"