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Research Calendar

May
23

Monday

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense: Andrea Michelle Viera Romero

11:00 am - 1:00 pm | Videoconference | Dissertation Title: Exploring Sustainability and Industrial Activity: The case of Ecuador Program of Study: ESC Environ & Natural Resources Major Professor: Theresa Selfa | Contact: Theodore Dibble, 315-470-6596


May
24

Tuesday

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense: Shannon Finnegan

1:30 pm - 3:30 pm | Videoconference | Dissertation Title: The movement, dietary and energetic ecology of Kodiak brown bears Program of Study: EB Ecology Major Professor: Jerrold Belant | Contact: Giorgos Mountrakis, 315-470-4824


June
2

Thursday

Master's Thesis Defense - Julie Fletcher

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm | TBD | Thesis Title: Scaling of Functional and Morphological Immune Defenses in Birds and Reptiles Program of Study: EB Fish and Wildlife Biology and Management Major Professor: Cynthia Downs | Contact: Mary Collins, 315-470-6538


June
3

Friday

Master's Thesis Defense - Jade Morning Sky Little

10:30 am - 12:30 pm | Illick Hall 354 | Thesis Title: Biocultural Restoration of Fellows Falls: A Historical Ecology and Plant Community Approach Program of Study: EB Conservation Biology Major Professor: Stewart Diemont | Contact: Robert Meyer, 315-470-6838


June
14

Tuesday

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense: Michael Whalen

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Videoconference | Dissertation Title: Ecosystem Responses to Interacting Exogenous Stressors: The Case of Adirondack Hardwood Forests Program of Study: EB Conservation Biology Major Professor: Martin Dovciak | Contact: Charles Kroll, 315-470-6699


June
27

Monday

Master's Thesis Defense - Rachel Zevin

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm | TBD | Thesis Title: Modeling the Spatial Extent and Intensity of Beaver (Castor canadensis) Impacts on Stream Networks and Forest Structure in the Adirondack State Park, NY Program of Study: Environmental Science Environmental Monitoring Major Professor: John ... Read More | Contact: Bahram Salehi, 315-470-6550


June
30

Thursday

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense: Joseph Makaure

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Videoconference | Dissertation Title: Biogeography and Conservation Biology of Southern Africa's Freshwater Fishes Program of Study: Environmental and Forest Biology Co-Major Professors: Donald Stewart & Rebecca Rundell | Contact: Raymond Francis, 315-470-6525


August
8

Monday

Ph.D. Dissertation Defense: Shelby Zangari

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Jahn 122 and Videoconference | Dissertation Title: Daily Variation of Air Pollutants Near an Elevated Highway System in Syracuse, New York Program of Study: FCH Environmental Chemistry Major Professor: Jaime Mirowsky | Contact: Paul Crovella, 315-470-6839