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Events

Identifying ancient hominin DNA in sediment from archaeological sites (V. Slon) & On the origin of our species (P. Gunz)
January 19, 2018 14:00
Speaker: Viviane Slon (Dept. of Evolutionary Genetics), Philipp Gunz (Dept. of Human Evolution)
The Institute Seminar

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Location:
MPI-EVA, Deutscher Platz 6, 2nd floor lecture hall

Abstract:
- 14:00 Viviane Slon: Identifying ancient hominin DNA in sediment from archaeological sites
- 14:45 Philipp Gunz: On the origin of our species
- 16:30 Discussion and soft drinks just outside the lecture hall

The series featuring internal speakers takes place three to four times per year on Friday early afternoons. Per session there are two speakers, one from each of two departments. Each will speak for 30 minutes with 15 minutes for questions. Refreshments are provided at the end of the sessions. The committee organizing the seminar series consists of: Bret Beheim, Catherine Crockford, Jan Engelmann, Mark Stoneking, Sandra Jacob and Jörg Noack. Please contact any of them with comments or suggestions.

Contact:
Sandra Jacob, -122 or -156

E-mail: instituteseminar[>>> Please replace the brackets with an AT sign! <<<]eva.mpg.de

Inferring parameters of introgression of archaic humans using HMMs
January 22, 2018 13:00
Speaker: Laurits Skov (Bioinformatics Research Centre, Aarhus University, Denmark)
Talk at the Department of Evolutionary Genetics

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Location:
Seminar Area Genetics

Contact:
Viola Mittag
phone + 49 (0) 341 3550 500

E-mail: mittag[>>> Please replace the brackets with an AT sign! <<<]eva.mpg.de
Website: http://www.eva.mpg.de/genetics

Statistical Rethinking
January 24, 2018 09:00
Speaker: Richard McElreath
Course at the Department of Human Behavior, Ecology and Culture

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Location:
Central seminar room H4.10

Contact:
Claudia Jacobi

E-mail: E-mail: claudia_jacobi AT eva.mpg.de

Calculating long-term properties of population genetic models
January 25, 2018 13:00
Speaker: Bianca De Sanctis (University of Cambridge)
Talk at the Department of Evolutionary Genetics

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Location:
Seminar Area Genetics

Contact:
Viola Mittag
phone + 49 (0) 341 3550 500

E-mail: mittag[>>> Please replace the brackets with an AT sign! <<<]eva.mpg.de
Website: http://www.eva.mpg.de/genetics

Statistical rethinking
January 26, 2018 09:00
Speaker: Richard McElreath
Course at the Department of Human Behavior, Ecology and Culture

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Location:
Central seminar room H4.10

Contact:
Claudia Jacobi

E-mail: claudia_jacobi AT eva.mpg.de

Title to be announced
March 23, 2018 14:00
Speaker: Nathaniel J. Dominy, Department of Biological Sciences, Dartmouth College, Hanover, USA
The Institute Seminar Series

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Location:
MPI-EVA, Deutscher Platz 6, Lecture Hall (2nd floor)

Abstract:
- 14:00 Nathaniel J. Dominy: Title to be announced

- 15:30 Discussion and soft drinks just outside the lecture hall


Some information on the speaker and a list of his publications can be found at http://biology.dartmouth.edu/people/nathaniel-j-dominy


The series featuring internal and external speakers takes place roughly every 1-2 months on Friday early afternoons. The committee organizing the seminar series consists of: Bret Beheim, Catherine Crockford, Mark Stoneking, Sandra Jacob and Jörg Noack. Please contact any of them with comments or suggestions.

Contact:
Sandra Jacob, -122 or -156

E-mail: jacob[>>> Please replace the brackets with an AT sign! <<<]eva.mpg.de