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Mark D. Rausher

John Carlisle Kilgo Distinguished Professor of Biology
Biology
Box 90338, Durham, NC 27708-0338
Room 3326 French Family Science Center, Durham, NC 27708

Selected Presentations & Appearances


Department of Biology · 2020 Invited Talk Temple University,
Note: I am currently not accepting speaking invitations because I cannot travel for family reasons. (occasional exceptions) · 2017 - 2021 Invited Talk
Department of Genetics · 2016 Invited Talk University of Wisconsin,
Plant Evo-Devo Symposium · 2016 Keynote/Named Lecture New Phytologist Trust, Beijing, China
Department of Plant Sciences, University of Oxford (UK) · 2015 Invited Talk
Department of Biology · 2020 Invited Talk Temple University,
Note: I am currently not accepting speaking invitations because I cannot travel for family reasons. (occasional exceptions) · 2017 - 2021 Invited Talk
Department of Genetics · 2016 Invited Talk University of Wisconsin,
Plant Evo-Devo Symposium · 2016 Keynote/Named Lecture New Phytologist Trust, Beijing, China
Department of Plant Sciences, University of Oxford (UK) · 2015 Invited Talk
Department of Life Science, National Taiwan Normal University · 2015 Invited Talk
Symposium on the molecular basis of adaptation and ecological speciation, European Society for Evolutionary Biology, Lausanne, Switzerland · 2015 Invited Talk
Institute for Systematic Biology, Univeristy of Zurich · 2015 Invited Talk
Max Planck Instute of Chemical Ecology, Jena, Germany · 2015 Invited Talk
Department of Plant Sciences, Oxford University · 2015 Invited Talk
Crested Bitte Museum (Kit Douglas Distinguished Lecture) · 2015 Invited Talk
Rocky Mountain Biology Laboratory (Kit Douglas Distinguished Lecture) · 2015 Invited Talk
Joint 2015 Forum of Biotechnology, Medicine, and Molecular Evolution, Taipei, Taiwan · 2015 Invited Talk
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University · 2014 Invited Talk
Department of Botany, University of British Columbia (graduate student speaker) · 2014 Invited Talk
Society for Molecular Biology and Evolution · 2013 Lecture Chicago (invited Symposium Speaker)
Jodrell Laboratory, Kew Botanical Garden · 2013 Lecture Kew Botanical Garden

Invited Lectures

Department of Biology, University of Hawaii · 2013 Invited Talk
South Eastern Ecological, Population, and Evolutionary Genetics Meeting (Keynote Speaker) · 2013 Lecture Mountain Lake Biological Station
School of Biology, U. St Andrews, UK · 2012 Lecture St. Andrews University (UK)

Invited Lectures

Department of Biological Sciences, University of Southern California · 2012 Invited Talk
School of Biological and Environmental Sciences · 2012 Lecture Stirling University (UK), Stirling University (UK)
Department of Integrative Biology, University of Texas, Austin · 2011 Invited Talk
Department of Biology, Univeristy of Virginia · 2010 Lecture University of Virginia

Invited Lectures

Conference: New Frontiers in Plant Systematics and Evolution, Beijing · 2010 Lecture Beijing, China

Invited Lectures

Darwin-China 2000 Symposium, Peking University, China · December 8, 2009 Lecture
Dept. of Biology, Cal. State Univ. Northridge (Distinguished speaker) · 2009 Lecture
Darwin's Legacy Symposium, Origins Institute, McMaster University (Plenary Speaker) · 2009 Lecture
Dept. of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Kansas (Distinguished Speaker) · 2009 Lecture
Dept. of Biology, Indiana U. (IGERT speaker) · 2009 Lecture
School of Biological Sciences, U. Nebraska (University Showcase Speaker) · 2009 Lecture
Department of Plant Biology, Michigan State University (graduate student speaker) · 2008 Lecture
Department of Biological Sciences, University of Pittsburgh (graduate student speaker) · 2008 Lecture
Center for Population Biology, Univ. of California, Davis (graduate student speaker) · 2008 Lecture

Service to the Profession


Member - Code of Ethics Committee · 2020 - 2021 Committee Service Society for the Study of Evolution,
Member - Publications Committee · 2020 - 2021 Committee Service Society for the Study of Evolution,
President Elect, President, Past President · 2018 - 2020 Event/Organization Administration Society for the Study of Evolution,
Editor in Chief - Evolution (journal) · 2006 - 2010 Editorial Activities Society for the Study of Evolution,
Editor - Biological Letters · 2005 - 2010 Editorial Activities The Royal Society,
Member - Code of Ethics Committee · 2020 - 2021 Committee Service Society for the Study of Evolution,
Member - Publications Committee · 2020 - 2021 Committee Service Society for the Study of Evolution,
President Elect, President, Past President · 2018 - 2020 Event/Organization Administration Society for the Study of Evolution,
Editor in Chief - Evolution (journal) · 2006 - 2010 Editorial Activities Society for the Study of Evolution,
Editor - Biological Letters · 2005 - 2010 Editorial Activities The Royal Society,
Editor (Section Chief 2002-2016) - New Phytologist · 2002 Editorial Activities The New Phytologist Trust,
Participant - NSF Workshop on Future Directions in Evolutionary Biology · 1998 - 1998 Committee Service National Science Foundation,
Chair - Gordon Conference on Plant-Animal Interactions · 1995 Event/Organization Administration Gordon Conferences,
Participant - NSF Advisory Panel on selecting a site for a National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis · 1994 - 1994 Committee Service National Science Foundation,
Member, NSF Advisory Panel for Postdoctoral Fellowships in Environmental Biology · 1993 - 1993 Committee Service National Science Foundation,
Participant - NSF Workshop on Center for Ecological Synthesis · 1992 - 1992 Committee Service National Science Foundation,
Member, NSF Advisory Panel for Postdoctoral Fellowships in Environmental Biology · 1990 - 1990 Committee Service National Science Foundation,
Editor in Chief - The American Naturalist · 1990 - 1995 Editorial Activities American Society of Naturalists,
MacArther Award Committee · 1988 - 1988 Committee Service Ecological Society of America,
Associate Editor - Evolution (journal) · 1985 - 1988 Editorial Activities Society for the Study of Evolution,
Associate Editor - Ecology, Ecological Monographs · 1985 - 1989 Editorial Activities Ecological Society of America,
Member - Board of Scientific Advisors · 1983 - 1995 Committee Service Highlands Biological Station,

Academic & Administrative Activities


Chair, Department of Zoology, Duke University 1995-2000

Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Zoology, Duke University (4 yrs in late 80' early 90's)