News & Events

Seminars

News & Events

Seminars are held in Hutchison Hall, on the River Campus. (Campus map) Contact the Biology Department at 273-1139 at least 3 days in advance to request any special accommodations or if you would like to meet with an outside speaker. Refreshments provided.

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Friday, April 10, 2015
3:00 PM

Dr. Ronald Clouse, University of North Carolina at Charlotte

"The surprising histories of three leaf-litter arthropods in the Indo-Pacific: carpenter ants, harvestmen, and schizomids"

Hutchison 316

Monday, April 13, 2015
12:00 PM

Dr. Keith Clay, Indiana University

"Defensive symbiosis in plants and animals"

Lander Auditorium, Hutchison Hall

Friday, April 17, 2015
3:00 PM

Dr. Philipp Messer, Cornell University

"Understanding the rapid evolution of pesticide and drug resistance"

Hutchison 316

Monday, April 20, 2015
12:00 PM

Dr. Vilhelm Bohr, National Institute on Aging

-- SEMINAR CANCELLED TODAY --

Lander Auditorium, Hutchison Hall

Friday, April 24, 2015
3:00 PM

Dr. Kevin Thornton, University of California, Irvine

“Structural variation in Drosophila: lessons from recent resequencing studies”

Hutchison 316

Monday, April 27, 2015
12:00 PM

Dr. Tsan Sam Xiao, Case Western Reserve

"Mechanisms of nucleic acid sensing by innate immune receptors"

Lander Auditorium, Hutchison Hall

Friday, May 1, 2015
10:00 AM

AGING RESEARCH DAY!

This all day event will feature aging research talks and a poster session with prizes.

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Brian Kennedy, Buck Institute for Research on Aging

Click here for more information!

Friday, May 1, 2015
3:00 PM

Dr. Gerald Wilkinson, University of Maryland

“Genomic conflict, sexual selection and speciation in stalk-eyed flies”

Hutchison 316

Friday, May 15, 2015
3:00 PM

Purba Gupta and Daniel Khost, University of Rochester

"Titles TBA"

Hutchison 316

Friday, May 22, 2015
3:00 PM

Dr. Martine Zilversmit, Laboratory of Malaria and Vector Research

"The evolutionary genomics of malaria: mutation, duplication, and recombination"

Hutchison 316