The Academy host a series of scientific seminars throughout the year sponsored by the Academy’s chapter of Sigma Xi. These technical seminars are intended for scientists and college-level students. Guests from other research and higher education institutions and organizations are encouraged to attend.
Those interested in presenting their research at the Academy should contact Makiri Sei at email@example.com .
These seminars are typically held during the Fall, Winter, and Spring. All seminars are held at 12 noon in the Academy’s Ewell Sale Stewart Library & Archives unless otherwise noted.
- Friday,January 23
- Gizelle Batomalaque, Drexel University
“The Molecular Phylogeny of the Philippine Bradybaenidae (Mollusca: Eupulmonata)”
- Friday, February 6
- Eric Dewar, Suffolk University
"Recovering Behavior from the Skeleton: Seals, Hyenas, and Fossil Mammals”
- Friday, February 20
- Jessica Ware,Rutgers University
- Friday, March 6
- Anthony Geneva, Rochester University
“Speciation in Anolis lizards”
- Friday, March 27
- Enric Planas I Figueras, University of Barcelona
"Spiders as models for Mediterranean biogeography"
- Friday, April 3
- Tiago Carvalho, ANSP
"Species Diversity, Relationships and Evolution of the Banjo Catfish (Siluriformes: Aspredinidae)"
- Friday, April 10
- Alina Freire-Fierro, ANSP/Drexel
“iDigBio: Useful Resources for Research and Management of Natural History Collections.”
- Friday, April 17
- John Sime, ANSP
"Two-hundred Years of Invertebrate Paleontology at the Academy: From the Beginnings of Historical Geology to the Future of Paleobiology"
- Friday, May 1
- Robin Abell, ANSP
- Friday, May 8
- Dr. Ernie Schuyler, ANSP
The Schuyler Lecture in North American Botany and Botanists: European Plant Collections of John Stuart Mill at the Academy of Natural Sciences
- Friday, May 15
- Fred Sheldon , Louisiana State University
“Return to the Malay Archipelago: the Biogeography of Sundaic Birds”
- Friday, June 12
- Bárbara Romera , Museum of Zoology of the University of São Paulo/Smithsonian Institution