Biology Seminar - Dr. Catherine Cullingham

Biology Seminar - Dr. Catherine Cullingham

Postby cdouglas » Mon Feb 23, 2015 4:06 pm

A seminar by the Population Genetics faculty candidate

Catherine Cullingham, Ph.D.,
University of Alberta, Canada


Using genomics to conserve and manage wildlife species

Friday, 6 March, 2015
3:00–4:00 PM
Science 2, room 109

With rapid advances in technology combined with decreasing costs, genomic analyses are no longer restricted to a handful of model organisms. This potential has not yet been fully realized in conservation. During this talk I will use examples from two very different systems to demonstrate what we can learn using traditional population genetics, and where we can go with genomic approaches. First, I will discuss the conservation genetics of a reintroduced canid, and follow with the analysis of lodgepole and jack pine genomics and the contribution made to mountain pine beetle management.

For further information: http://www.fresnostate.edu/biology

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