Lester Newman Seminar Series
Welcome to the PSU Biology Department Lester Newman Seminar Series. Seminars are free and open to the public. Seminars are hosted on ZOOM (https://pdx.zoom.us/j/86036933703) from 12-1pm on Thursdays. Please join the ZOOM by 11:55am. Recordings of the seminar are not available. For additional information, please contact Professor Anna-Louise Reysenbach (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Please see this spreadsheet for past and future seminar topics.
January 21st 2021
Carnosaurs as Apex Scavengers: Agent-based Simulations Reveal Possible Vulture Analogues in Late Jurassic Dinosaurs
Oregon Health and Science University - Host: Murphy and Ruedas
February 18th 2021
Using population structure and host-symbiont specificity to inform knowledge of transmission dynamics in two obligate marine microbial symbioses
Assistant Professor - University of Rhode Island - Host: Reysenbach
March 11th 2021
Multi-trophic drivers of ecosystem succession after canopy restoration in subtropical forests
Rangeland Scientist - USDA Forest Service, Rangland Ecologist, Rocky Mountain Research Station - Host: Kautz