Seminars

4:00 PM Monday, 502 Rieveschl Hall, unless noted otherwise**

2018-19 Schedule

Aug 27



LaTonya Jackson
Department of Biology, Philander Smith College
"Fish on Birth Control"
Host: Dr. Margaret Hanson
Sept 10



Michael Booth
Department of Biological Sciences, University of Cincinnati
"There and Back Again: Fish Behavior as a Driver of Ecosystem Structure and Ecosystem Structure as Regulator of Fish Behavior"
Host lab: Rowe
Sept 17



Ron Hoy
Department of Neurobiology & Behavior, Cornell University
"Making Sense of Communication Signals in Mosquitos and Spiders"
Host lab: Buschbeck
Sept 24



Balint Kacsoh
Dartmouth-Geisel School of Medicine
"Elucidating Genes, Circuits, and Behavior in a Novel Drosophila Social Learning and Memory Paradigm"
Host lab: Benoit
Oct 1



Rob Baker
Department of Biology, Miami University
"Developmental Genetics for Sustainable Agriculture"
Host lab: Tepe
Oct 8



Duncan Irschick
Biology Department, University of Massachusetts-Amherst
"Animal Attraction: Bioinspiration and Life in 3-D"
Host lab: Lawson/Buchholz
Oct 15



Rebecca German
Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Northeast Ohio Medical University
"Functional Integration in Feeding: Lessons from Mammalian Swallowing"
Host lab: Cameron/Jayne
Oct 22



Tyrone Hayes
Department of Integrated Biology, University of California, Berkeley
"TBA"
Host lab: Lawson/Buchholz
Oct 29



Arnaud Martin
Department of Biological Sciences, George Washington University
"Do Butterflies Dream of Genetic Tattoos? Exploring the Genotype-Phenotype Map Using CRISPR and a Knowledge-base of the Eukaryote Genetics Literature"
Host lab: Morehouse
Nov 5



Dipti Nayak
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
"CRISPR Guided Insights into the Physiology and Evolution of Methanogenic Archaea"
Host lab: Rowe
Nov 19



Nick Rohner
Stowers Institute for Medical Research
"Metabolic Evolution in Cavefish"
Host lab: Gross
Nov 26



Alex Filazzola
York University
"Not All Facilitation is the Same: Examining Mechanisms of Positive Interactions"
Host lab: Matter
Dec 3



Matt Friedman
University of Michigan
"TBA"
Host lab: Konishi
Jan 14



Kathyrn Spilios
Department of Biology, Boston University
"TBA"
Host lab: Booth
Mar 4



Lee Dugatkin
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"How to Tame a Fox and Build a Dog"
Host lab: Biological Sciences Graduate Student Association
Apr 1



Stephanie Pierce
Department of Organismic & Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University
"TBA"
Host lab: Konishi
Apr 8



Christine Parent
Department of Biological Sciences, University of Idaho
"TBA"
Host lab: Lawson

For information regarding these seminars, contact Dr. Annette Rowe or Dr. Michael Booth