Seminars & Lectures

To participate in our virtual Friday noon 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 hannah.meyer@yale.edu.

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

Friday, February 5, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Judith Rosentreter, Hutchinson Postdoctoral Fellow, Yale School of the Environment
Topic: Coastal Ocean Methane Dynamics

 

Friday, February 12, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Sarah Friedman, Hutchinson Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Yale University
Topic: The evolution of morphological diversity in fishes

 

Friday, February 19, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Jordan Peccia, Professor of Chemical & Environmental Engineering, Yale University
Topic: Surveillance of COVID-19 and associated health concerns using Wastewater-Based Epidemiology

 

Friday, February 26, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Lewis Alcott, Hutchinson Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences , Yale University
Topic: The role of phosphorus cycling in Earth oxygenation

 

Friday, March 5, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Xin Sun, Hutchinson Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Yale University
Topic: New processes and microbes in the marine nitrogen cycle

 

Friday, March 12, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
James Lichtenstein, Gaylord Donnelley Postdoctoral Fellow, Yale School of Environment
Topic: Bridging a yawning divide: how individual-level traits affect population-level outcomes

 

Friday, March 19, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Steven Hamburg, Chief Scientist, Environmental Defense Fund
Topic: Rapid methane emissions reduction is critical to slowing the rate of warming: the science behind measuring oil and gas supply chain emissions

 

Friday, March 26, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Natasha Picciani, Gaylord Donnelley Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Yale University
Topic: Convergent evolution of eyes with divergent gene expression

 

Friday, April 2, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
James Saiers, Clifton R. Musser Professor at the School of the Environment and Professor of Geology and Geophysics, Yale University
Topic: Fossil-Fuel Development and Drinking-Water Quality

 

Friday, April 9, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Jason Vleminckx, Florida International University
Topic: Resolving whole-plant economics from leaf, stem and root traits of Amazonian tree species

 

Friday, April 16, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Thomas Boag, Stanford University
Topic: The application of modern organismal physiology in understanding the role of climate change during extinctions in the geologic past

 

Friday, April 30, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Serena Tucci, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Yale University
Topic: The genetic legacy of archaic hominin admixture