Fall 2018 Seminar Schedule

Thursday at 3:30 PM in SCEN 604, with a reception at 3:00 in SCEN 502 (coffee and snacks) unless otherwise noted.

Date Title/Topic Presenter
08/23/2018 Etiology and Pathogenesis of Bacterial Chondronecrosis with Osteomyelitis in Broiler Chickens.

Dr. Douglas Rhoads, University Professor, Department of Biological Sciences

08/30/2018 From the Chukchi Sea to the White River: Evaluating the Effects of Dynamic Resources on Wildlife. COOP Unit Leader search candidate
09/06/2018 Sex, death, acrobatics and combat, Capitalizing on the weird biology of an amphibious fish. Dr. Ryan Earley, Univ. Alabama
09/13/2018 Social behavior and colonially in cliff swallows: insights from a 35-year study. Dr. Charles Brown, University of Tulsa
09/14/2018 Using stable isotopes to investigate the diets and behavior of bears. COOP Unit Leader search candidate
09/17/2018 Giant Apple Snails are B.A.D. (Biological Aquatic-Community Disruptors)! COOP Unit Leader search candidate
09/20/2018 Wiring the insect nervous system: The genetics of axon guidance in Drosophila. Dr. Tim Evans, Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences
09/21/2018 Snakes as Predators of Bird Nests: Now and in a Warming World. COOP Unit Leader search candidate
09/27/2018 The evolutionary ecology of communities. Dr. Adam Siepielski, Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences
10/04/2018 Unraveling the enduring mystery of dying oak trees in the Ozarks. Dr. Rose-Marie Muzika, University of Missouri
10/11/2018 A new look at inorganic polyphosphate as a regulator of eukaryotic cells. Dr. Mike Downey, University of Ottawa
10/18/2018 Keep CALM and Mind The Gap: calcium mediated synapse development in C. elegans. Dr. Brian Ackley, University of Kansas
10/25/2018 Exploring Symbioses: New World Warblers and Feather Mites. Dr. Than Boves, Arkansas State University
11/01/2018 Unraveling the epidemiology of staphylococcal mastitis in dairy cattle and goats using molecular tools. Dr. John Middleton, University of Missouri
11/08/2018 The Moon Jellyfish Genome and the Origins of Animal Complexity. Dr. David Gold, Caltech
11/15/2018 Freshwater metacommunities in a changing world. Dr. Shannon McCauley, University of Toronto
11/29/2018 To Be Announced Dr. Harry Greene, Cornell
12/06/2018 To Be Announced Dr. Andrew Leslie, Brown University




 Past Seminars Archive