Seminar WS 2017/2018

October 2017

04.10CANCELLED!! Veronika SEXL
Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna, A [Link ] [Link 1]
CDK6: novel functions for an old cell cycle kinase [Link 2]
11.10Michaela SKUBAN
Functional Morphology of Animals, Dep. II, Faculty of Biology, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, DE [Link 3]
Bears among people: Human influence on diet, habitat selection, and road crossing behaviour of the brown bear (Ursus arctos) in central Slovakia [Link 4]
18.10Andrea FULLER
School of Physiology, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, ZAF [Link 5]
From aardvarks to zebras: understanding how large mammals will respond to heat and aridity associated with climate change [Link 6]
25.10.Chris G. GUGLIELMO
Dep. of Biology,  [Link 7]Advanced Facility for Avian Research, University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada [Link ]
Endurance flight physiology of migratory birds and bats [Link 8]

November 2017

08.11Special term: 10.00 a.m.
Dep. of Paraclinical Science, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, University of Pretoria, ZAF [Link 9]
Misconceptions about capture-induced hyperthermia [Link 10]
08.11.Melanie DAMMHAHN
Institute for Biochemistry and Biology, University of Potsdam, DE [Link 11]
From individuals to community ecology: how individual differences might matter for ecological interactions [Link 12]
15.11  Heribert HOFER
Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research  [Link 13](IZW), DE
 [Link ]
Despotic behaviour amongst relatives: selfish spotted hyena siblings, Hamilton’s rule, and the consequences for health and fitness [Link 14]
22.11Christian VOIGT
Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research  [Link 15](IZW), DE [Link ]
Moving across anthropogenic landscapes: Big challenges and few opportunities for bats [Link 16]
29.11Carsten NOWAK
River Ecology and Conservation, Senckenberg Research Institute and Natural History Museum Frankfurt, DE [Link 17]
Noninvasive genetic monitoring of recolonizing large carnivores in Germany  [Link 18]

December 2017

06.12Veronika SEXL
Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna, A [Link ]
CDK6: novel functions for an old cell cycle kinase [Link 2]
13.12Nir SAPIR
University of Haifa, Dep. of Evolutionary and Environmental Biology, ISR [Link 19]
Causes, patterns and consequences of wing morphological deficits in birds: Bio-mechanical, ecological and evolutionary aspects [Link 20]
20.12Special term: 1.30 p.m.
Barney A. Schlinger
Department of Integrative Biology and Physiolog, UCLA, USA [Link 21]
Androgens and the evolution of remarkable male behaviors [Link 22]

January 2018

10.01Jean ELBERS
Research Institute of Wildlife Ecology, University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna, Austria [Link 23]

Using genomic resources to answer conservation genetic questions in wildlife species [Link 24]

Central Research Laboratories, Natural History Museum Vienna, A [Link 25]
Blind cave fish and cryptic species – the genus Garra (Cyprinidae) in Oman [Link 26]
Texas A & M University, Dep. of Biology, Texas, USA [Link 27]
Mate choice and the evolutionary process in swordtails (Teleostei:Xiphophorus) [Link 28]
31.01.Stefania CASAGRANDE
Max Planck Institute for Ornithology, Research Group Hau, Seewiesen, DE [Link 29]
From cells to populations to understand life-history trade-offs mediated by hormones [Link 30]