Department of Biology
On sabbatical from 1 April 2016 to 22 December 2016 at
Center for Macroecology, Evolution, and Climate
Natural History Museum of Denmark
- & -
Section of Microbiology
Department of Biology, University of Copenhagen
to write a book on community assembly for the Princeton MPB series
19 October - Manpreet to present nectar yeast genome work at EMBO conference in Heidelberg, Germany, on 21 October.
18 October 2016 - Journal of Ecology picks our paper on evolutionary priority effects in New Zealand plants as Editor's Choice.
9 October 2016 - Manpreet to present our new genome paper at SFSU on 11 October.
7 October 2016 - Tad to give a NIOO seminar on 11 October.
3 October 2016 - Tad to give a Peter & Rosemary Grant Lecture at University of Zurich on 6 October.
22 September 2016 - Tad to visit Uppsala University to give a talk on 27 September. Hosted by Silke Langenheder
20 September 2016 - Paper led by Kai on the cover of PNAS today
12 September 2016 - Tad to give a talk at Lund Univ. on 15 Setpember. Hosted by Kristin Aleklett
7 September 2016 - PNAS paper led by Kai, former postdoc of the lab, on Jasper Ridge grassland climate change experiment receiving press attention
29 August 2016 - Tad to visit Luc De Meester and others at KU Leuven and give a talk on 2 September.
9 August 2016 - Po-Ju, an award-winning speaker, presents his ESA talk on soil microbes associated with sand-dune plants.
6 July 2016 - Manpreet presents genomic work on nectat yeast priority effects at SMBE 2016.
29 June 2016 - Priscilla San Juan joins the lab as new PhD student. She is participating in ADVANCE program this summer.
30 May 2016 - Matt Knope, former PhD student of the lab, accepts tenure-track Assistant Professorship offer from Biology Department of UH Hilo.
24 May 2016 - British Ecological Society features the lab's nectar yeasts at Chelsea Flower Show.
17 May 2016 - Tad to visit EEB and MRC at University of Helsinki and give a talk on 25 May.
7 May 2016 - Manpreet's JGI talk on nectar yeast genomics presented on 23 March now viewable as YouTube video
2 May 2016 - Holly Moeller, a former PhD student of the lab, accepts an Assistant Professorship in Quantitative Ecology, to begin July 2017, at UC Santa Barbara Dept of Ecology, Evolution, and Marine Biology.
2 April 2016 - Devin receives a Mycological Society of America Graduate Research Fellowship.
27 March 2016 - Devin's NSF DDIG proposal , "Species pool influences on the structure and function of fungal symbiont communities," has been approved for funding.
23 March 2016 - Manpreet is presenting today as invited speaker at JGI Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting.
3 March 2016 - Tad to give a talk at Rutgers on 10 March and a keynote talk at ECSS at Michigan on 12 March
27 February 2016 - Tad to give a CEHG16 talk on 1 March about Manpreet's genome sequencing of nectar yeasts
23 February 2016 - Meike's "eco-evolutinoary buffering" paper available on bioRxiv - the lab's first pre-print posting
17 January 2016 - Tad to give a talk at UGA Plant Biology on 1 February.
8 January 2016 - Farewell to Kai Zhu, who moves to Rice University as a Huxley Fellow, but collaboration with him continues.
9 December 2015 - The lab picks the best papers of 2015.
11 November 2015 - Stanford CEHG interviews Andrew, our newest postdoc. Read here.
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