We welcome Writing-Up Fellow Christian DORNINGER who will work at the KLI on his project "Biophysical Human-Nature Disconnections as a Form of Sociocultural Niche Construction" starting on April 1st, 2019.
KLI Colloquium: Ivan Gonzalez-Cabrera, 12 April, 3.00 pm
KLI Colloquium: 16 January 2018, 3.00 pm
ISHPSSB Off-year workshop, organized by S. Leonelli & T. Reydon: 5th EASPLS: Interdisciplinarity in the Life Sciences and their Philosophy 10–14 September 2018 Student travel grants available! Deadline: 31 March
KLI Colloquium: Roland ZIMM, 15 February, 3.00 pm
VIRTUAL KLI COLLOQUIUM: Alkistis ELLIOTT-GRAVES (University of Helsinki), 28 April, 5.00 pm. For pre-registered participants only!
KLI Colloquium: Bartlomiej SWIATCZAK (University of Science and Technology of China), 24 May, 3.00 pm
As a young student in Russia, Alexander Oparin learned about Darwin’s theory of evolution by natural selection. However, even though it was a convincing theory of how life on earth had evolved, it did not have anything to say about how it started.
Virtual KLI Colloquium: Frank ZACHOS (Natural History Museum, Vienna), 2 June 2020, 5.00 pm. [br] To join our online colloquium please register with Zoom.
KLI Colloquium: Hans-Jörg RHEINBERGER (Max Planck Institute, Berlin), 30 October, 3.00 pm
KLI Colloquium: Özlem YILMAZ (KLI), 5 June, 3.00 pm
KLI Colloquium: Günter WAGNER (Yale University), Monday 19 November, 3.00 pm
KLI Colloquium on Thursday 25 January 2018, 3.00 pm at the KLI. Speaker: Bernhard Hadolt (University of Vienna)
KLI Colloquium: Tarja KNUUTTILA (University of Vienna), 5 March, 5.00 pm.
Project Presentation: Flavia FABRIS (University of Exeter), 4 December 2018, 3.00 pm
New book of The Vienna Series in Theoretical Biology by Jeffrey H. Schwartz. Contributors from a range of disciplines consider the disconnect between human evolutionary studies and the rest of evolutionary biology.
Round table & mini science camp with George PERRY (Penn State University) about human evolution and ecological impacts of human activity.
Join us for the panel discussion at the ISHPSSB Meeting 2019 in Oslo: Wednesday, 10 July 9.00 am – 10.30 am
KLI "Current Research Talk" by Daniel NICHOLSON (KLI): 8 October 2019, 5.00 pm
Postdoctoral fellow Barbara Fischer received the 2017 Science Award of the Government of Lower Austria for her work on the evolution of the human pelvis. Barbara is an evolutionary biologist who studies the obstetric dilemma and why childbirth is so hard in humans.