Adaptive Peaks Seminar Series Fall 2016
All seminars held 4 - 5 p.m., Illick 5, reception follows (Illick 12)
Thursday, October 6
Dr. Andrei Tolstikov
Dr. Tolstikov is the Vice Rector for Research and International Affairs at Tyumen State University in Siberia and a world leading authority on mite taxonomy and evolution. He was previously a Fulbright fellow and has held exchange positions at the University of Idaho and Indiana University aimed towards developing successful International Studies Programs. Dr. Tolstikov has also lectured on topics including the environmental impacts of the Russian oil and gas industry and its development in high Arctic latitude ecosystems.
Thursday, October 13
Dr. Mark Lesser
Dr. Lesser is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biology at Shepherd University in West Virginia. Research topics in his lab include understanding the factors that dictate plant species range limits. Dr. Lesser is also interested in population dynamics at range margins, along with migration and dispersal patterns over multiple spatial and temporal scales. His research integrates dendroecology (tree ring analysis), population genetics and climatology, along with traditional population and community ecology tools.
Thursday, November 10
Dr. Stephen Stehman
Dr. Stehman is a Professor in the Department of Forest and Natural Resources Management and is SUNY-ESF’s 2016-2017 Exemplary Researcher. Dr. Stehman’s areas of expertise include geodesy, remote sensing, and understanding global changes in forests and land cover in response to environmental changes and human stressors. Dr. Stehman has published over 100 research articles in prestigious journals including Science and Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences and is one of ESF’s most highly cited researchers.
Thursday, December 1
Dr. Christopher Rota
Dr. Rota is an Assistant Professor of quantitative ecology in the Wildlife and Fisheries Resources Program at West Virginia University. His research interests focuses on the development and application of modern statistical techniques to address a diverse set of questions in applied vertebrate ecology. Dr. Rota also has research interests in the fields of species distribution and habitat modeling and has worked on projects understanding the population demographics of a restored Elk population and the effects of the oil and gas industry on Mule Deer in North Dakota.
Capstone Seminar - Isaias Martinez-Bautista 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm | 154 Baker Lab
Zapotec Agroforestry: Traditional Ecological Knowledge, Ecosystem Services, and Improvements in MILPA
Contact: Cariann, 6528
ESF Career Fellowships Information Session 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm | 110 Moon Library | ESF Career Fellowships Information
The Career Services Office is excited to be able to offer annual ESF Career Fellowships to students. We strongly encourage you to learn about Fellowship opportunities, review examples of what past selected recipients have used Fellowship funding for, and to ... Read More
Sponsor: Career Services Office | Contact: Casey Duffy, 315-470-4754
Reading Days ONGOING continues through Sunday, December 10, 2017
Spring Break ONGOING continues through Sunday, March 18, 2018
Advising for Fall 2018 ONGOING continues through Friday, April 6, 2018
Take our Kids to Work Day Gateway Event Center, Nifkin Lounge, Quad, + | Event Website
Celebrate 25 years of sharing ESF careers with hands-on workshops for 8-11 yr olds with an adult who works or studies here.
Sponsor: ESF Women's Caucus | Contact: Heather Engelman, 315-470-4752
Final Exams ONGOING continues through Friday, May 4, 2018
Reading Days ONGOING continues through Sunday, May 6, 2018
Final Exams ONGOING continues through Wednesday, May 9, 2018