Spring 2021 Seminars

Unless otherwise noted, all seminars are Mondays in room 166 Cox at 12:20pm

Feb 8

Chemical ecology of plant defense and multi-trophic interactions: bad bugs, pungent parasites, and toxic travelers

Jared Ali, Pennsylvania State University

Host: Wilson

Feb 15

A systems biology analysis of human genomics identifies key pathways conferring risk to spina bifida

Vanessa Aguiar Pulido, University of Miami

Host: Wutchy

Feb 22

Can the soil microbiome provide solutions for global sustainability?

Kelly S. Ramirez, University of Texas-El Paso

Host: Afkhami

Mar 1

Title TBA

Samuel Addo, University of Ghana – Accra

Host: C. Searcy

Mar 8

Title TBA

Karen Guillemin, University of Oregon

Host: Dallman

Mar 15

Impacts of water and nutrient stress on vegetation dynamics: a stable isotope-based study of coastal and mountain forests

Lu Zhai, Oklahoma State University

Host: DeAngelis

Mar 22

Title TBA

Amy Apprill, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute

Host: Silveira

Mar 29

Title TBA

Alisson Buchan, the University of Tennessee – Knoxville

Host: Silveira

Apr 5

Title TBA

Rodrigo Medellin, National Autonomous University of Mexico

Host: Feeley

Apr 12

Coevolution and persistence of mutualistic interactions

Mayra Vidal, University of Massachusetts – Boston

Host: Galetti

Apr 19

Modeling genetics of neurodegeneration and its analysis in the zebrafish cerebellum

Reinhard Koester, Technical University of Braunschweig

Host: Rieger

Apr 26

Mechanisms to circumvent autophagy inhibition in cancer cells

Christina Towers, University of Colorado – Denver

Host: Wikramanayake