Archive 2017

PAP describes research of international team led by Prof. Jacek Radwan

PAP describes  research of international team led by Prof. Jacek Radwan on host – parasite coevolution published in PNAS http://naukawpolsce.pap.pl/aktualnosci/news%2C27945%2Cwreszcie-podejrzano-ewolucyjny-wyscig-zbrojen-gospodarz-pasozyt.html

January 24th, 2018|Archive, Archive 2017, Media about us|

Short Term Scientific Mission grant

Ms Magdalena Ślachetka, MSc, this year graduate of our Faculty and a former Master’s degree student of prof. UAM dr hab. Marlena Lembicz from the Department of Plant Taxonomy, received a STMS (Short Term Scientific Mission) grant – three-month stay and research in the James Hutton Institute in Scotland. STMS grants for young scientists are [...]

December 20th, 2017|Archive, Archive 2017, Prizes and awards|

Seminars on Evolution, Ecology & Behaviour

13.12.2017 We’re pleased to announce next SEEB. The lecture entitled "Parasites promote host diversity and ecosystem stability" will be given by Justyna Wolińska (Leibnitz-Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fishieries). When: 13.12.2017, 12:15 Where: Collegium Biologicum, Mała Aula

Dr. Jan Kulczyk scholarship for PhD student of our Institute

PhD student of our Institute, Agnieszka Majer, was awarded the dr. Jan Kulczyk scholarship for scientific record! This scholarship is dedicated to outstanding students. Congratulations!

December 8th, 2017|Archive, Archive 2017, Prizes and awards|

Seminars on Evolution, Ecology & Behaviour

22.11.2017 We’re pleased to announce next SEEB. The lecture entitled "Polyandry and host-symbiont conflicts in spider mites" will be given by Sara Magalhães (Centre for Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Changes, University of Lisbon, Portugal). When: 22.11.2017, 12:15 Where: Collegium Biologicum, Mała Aula

Seminars on Evolution, Ecology & Behaviour

15.11.2017 We’re pleased to announce next SEEB. The lecture entitled "Generalists and specialists: a new view of how MHC class I molecules are involved with disease" will be given by Jim Kafuman (Department of Pathology, University of Cambridge, UK). When: 15.11.2017, 12:15 Where: Collegium Biologicum, Mała Aula

Lecture given by dr Fyodor Kondrashov

7.11.2017 We are pleased to inform about the lecture given by dr Fyodor Kondrashov on Tuesday, November the 7th, 2017, at 11.30 in the Parter Hall – Sala Parter. Details are here.

November 6th, 2017|Archive, Archive 2017|

Seminars on Evolution, Ecology & Behaviour

08.11.2017 We’re pleased to announce next SEEB. The lecture entitled "POPULATION IMPLICATIONS OF SEXUAL CONFLICT AND SEXUAL SELECTION" will be given by Karl Grieshop from Uppsala University. When: 08.11.2017, 12:15 Where: Collegium Biologicum, Mała Aula

November 6th, 2017|Archive, Archive 2017|

Publication in Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B

A paper that describes the mechanisms of mast seeding in oaks, has just been published in the leading biological journal, Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B, authored by Michał Bogdziewicz (Department of Systematic Zoology) and collaborators. Mast seeding is a huge, inter-annual variation in seed production, highly synchronized among individual plants. In this [...]

November 2nd, 2017|Archive, Archive 2017, Publications|

Publication in Biological Reviews

In the top journal Biological Reviews, Rafał Zwolak (Department of Systematic Zoology) published a paper on the relationships between plants and animals. One of the most fundamental differences between plants and animals is the ability to move. Typically, animals move plenty, whereas plants are literally rooted in place and travel only at the stage of [...]

November 1st, 2017|Archive, Archive 2017, Publications|