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 Timothy Sandrey at

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

Friday, March 31, 2023 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Paul Turner, Rachel Carson Professor of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology and Director of Quantitative Biology Institute, Yale University
Topic: A conversation about the Yale Quantitative Biology Institute


Friday, April 14, 2023 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Gregory Wilson Mantilla, Professor of Biology, University of Washington & YIBS Bass Scholar
Topic: Ecological radiations of mammals before and after the K/Pg mass extinction


Friday, April 21, 2023 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Sappho Gilbert, PhD Candidate, Yale School of Public Health & YIBS Science Communication Fellow
Topic: Harvest trail access and resultant grocery sales trends in Nunavut, Canada


Friday, April 28, 2023 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Mohammed Armani, YIBS Hutchinson Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Yale University
Topic: Trajectories of vegetation change across the forest-savanna boundary of West Africa