AQC Visiting Speakers

The Alaska Quaternary Center has funded many distinguished researchers to visit the University of Alaska Fairbanks and give talks about their research. Our invited speaker program provides an opportunity for students and faculty to interact with reseachers from other institutions. Click here to read about speakers that the AQC has sponsored in the past.

Speaker                  Public Talk Departmental Seminar Links

Dr. Eske Willerslev

Lundbeck Foundation Professor, University of Copenhagen

Prince Phillip Professor,  University of Cambridge

"Hunting for the Molecular Past:  From Trapping in Siberia to Studies of our Human History"

Tuesday, October 22nd, 7pm; Schaible Auditorium, UAF

 

"Early Peopling of the Americas and the Ice Age Megafaunal Extinction--an Ancient Genomics Perspective"

Wednesday, October 23rd, 4 pm; UA Museum of the North Auditorium, UAF

 

https://geogenetics.ku.dk/research_groups/willerslev/

Abstracts here