Seminars & Lectures

To participate in our virtual Friday (3:00 PM) seminars, please join our mailing list! You will receive the seminar login details each week (in the days prior to and the morning of the talk).

We strive to host inclusive, accessible events that enable all individuals to engage fully. To request an accommodation or for inquiries about accessibility, please contact Hannah Meyer at

All listed times are in EST (local New Haven, CT time). Look forward to seeing you there!

Friday, October 29, 2021 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Erynn Johnson, YIBS Donnelley Postdoctoral Associate, Yale University
Topic: Understanding what shapes mollusk shell strength


Friday, November 5, 2021 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Catherine Hernandez, YIBS Donnelley Postdoctoral Associate (EEB), Yale University
Topic: The relevance of context for understanding environmental and host-associated bacteria-phage interactions


Friday, November 12, 2021 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Narasimha Rao, Associate Professor of Energy Systems, Yale School of the Environment
Topic: Household contributions to and impacts from air pollution in India


Friday, November 19, 2021 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Karen Chen, YIBS Donnelley Postdoctoral Associate, Yale School of the Environment
Topic: From pixel to people: 3-D urban form and mental health


Friday, December 3, 2021 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Craig Brodersen (Professor of Plant Physiological Ecology) and Kyra Prats (Ph.D. Candidate), Yale School of the Environment
Topic: Xylem network failure and the death of a leaf