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SCBI Rock Creek Park Seminars

Lecture Schedule

Lectures are held in the Research Building at the Smithsonian's National Zoo on Fridays at 3:30 p.m, unless otherwise noted. Dates are subject to change. For directions to the Research Building, please see this Google map.

Sep. 7, 2018

Dr. Dawn Zimmerman, D.V.M. | Smithsonian Global Health Program
Conservation Medicine – Saving a Species through One Health

Sep. 21, 2018

Sahas Barve, Ph.D. | Old Dominion University
From Muir's meadows to Ripley's Himalayas: Studying oak forest bird life history using movement ecology and ecophysiology

Sep. 28, 2018

Jessica Deichmann, Ph.D. | Center for Species Survival
Ecoacoustics: a tool for tropical biodiversity research and conservation

Oct. 5, 2018

Ruth Bennett, Ph.D. | Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center
Nonbreeding ecology and conservation of migratory landbirds: sexual segregation, dominance hierarchies, and migration strategies

Oct. 12, 2018

Luke Linhoff, Ph.D. | Center for Species Survival
Conservation challenges at the interface between captive and wild amphibian populations

Oct. 19, 2018

Andy Boyce, Ph.D. | Conservation Ecology Center, American Prairie Reserve
Avian community structure in the context of ecology and conservation

Oct. 26, 2018

Vanessa Gonzalez, Ph.D. | Global Genome Initiative
Rescuing Genomes: accelerating biodiversity science at the Smithsonian

Nov. 2, 2018

Jennie Miller, Ph.D. | Defenders of Wildlife
Coexistence through the looking glass: integrating realities and perceptions of human-wildlife conflict to conserve carnivores

Nov. 16, 2018

Kyle Horton, Ph.D. | Cornell Lab of Ornithology
Taking the pulse of avian aerial passage in North America

Nov. 30, 2018

Keith Crandall, Ph.D. | George Washington University

Jan. 18, 2019

Evan Buechley, Ph.D. | Hawkwatch International

Feb. 1, 2019

Amy Johnson, Ph.D. | Virginia Working Landscapes