Spring 2015

UAA hosts an active program for biological sciences seminars. All seminars are held in the ConocoPhillips Integrated Sciences Building on Fridays at 3:30pm in CPISB 120, unless noted otherwise. Our seminar series is free and open to the public. Parking is complimentary on UAA's campus on Fridays. Please contact Rachel Lee for additional information.The new CPISB is located north of Providence Hospital and behind the Admin Building. Please call 786-1298 for directions or insert this address (3101 Science Circle, Anchorage, AK 99508) for Map Directions. 

 Date Guest Speaker & Lecture Title
 Feb. 27  Dr. Frank von Hippel, UAA Dept. of Biological Sciences
 "Ecotoxicology of freshwater fishes in Alaska: endocrine disruption, food web
   dynamics, and effects on the health of indigenous people" 
 Mar. 6 Agata Buchwal, Fulbright Postdoctoral Fellow, Welker Lab,
 UAA Dept. of Biological Sciences
 "Tundra Plant responses to changes in the climate: Dendrochronological records of
  shrub growth from the High and Low Arctic."
 Mar. 20 Dr. Miki Ii, UAA Dept of Biological Sciences
 Mar. 27 Dr. Jason Burkhead, UAA Dept. of Biological Sciences
 Apr. 3 Dr. Jonathan Stecyk, UAA Dept. of Biological Sciences
 Apr. 10 Dr. Matt Carlson, UAA Dept. of Biological Sciences 
 Apr. 17 Dr. Jill Stewart, Asst. Professor, University of North Carolina,
 Dept. of Environmental Sciences and Engineering
 Apr. 24 UAF/UAA Ph.D. Candidate, Emily Lescak, dissertation defense,
 "Contemporary Evolution in Threespine Stickleback from Uplifted Islands in Prince
  William Sound and the Gulf of Alaska."

 Biological Sciences Seminar Series, Dr. Frank von Hippel