Biology Seminar Schedule - Fall 2021

Given the uncertainties surrounding the current COVID-19 pandemic, the Department of Biology will hold virtual seminars during Fall 2020 semester.  Please contact the Dr. Xiaoping Pan, Seminar Committee chair, for details.

DateTimeSpeakerSpeaker AffiliationPresentation Title
Thursday, August 26, 20214:00 p.m.Erin Field, Ph.D.ECULife attached: How microbiomes affect the fate of metal structures in estuarine environments
Thursday, September 2, 20214:00 p.m.Keith KeeneECUAddressing Health Disparities Using Omics and Diversity Pipeline Approaches
Thursday, September 9, 20214:00 p.m.Leica RepLeica MicroscopeTBA
Thursday, September 16, 20214:00 p.m.Jamie DeWittECU BSOMTBA
Thursday, September 23, 20214:00 p.m.Bruce DraperUC DavisThe zebrafish ovary at single-cell resolution
Thursday, September 30, 20214:00 p.m.Kristine GlauberDukeTeam Science 101: Drawing on the principles and evidence from the Science of Team Science enhance boundary-spanning research
Thursday, October 7, 20214:00 p.m.Lela SchlenkerECUWhat can electronic tags teach us about reproductive ecology and the impact of toxicants in wild marine fish?
Thursday, October 14, 20214:00 p.m.Michelle RatliffECU BSOMTBA
Thursday, October 21, 20214:00 p.m.Carolyn TepoltWoods Hole Oceanographic InstitutionGenomics reveal sources and selection in a rapidly expanding marine invader
Thursday, October 28, 20214:00 p.m.Lori O’BrienUNC-CHTBA
Thursday, November 4, 20214:00 p.m.Jeremy SullivanJohns Hopkins UniversityMechanisms of TRPV4-mediated hereditary neuromuscular disease
Thursday, November 11, 20214:00 p.m.Wei GeUniversity of MacauOvarian Differentiation and Folliculogenesis in Zebrafish
Thursday, November 18, 20214:00 p.m.Madhvi VenkatramanSmithsonian Center for Conservation GenomicsTBA
Thursday, December 2, 20214:00 p.m.Fred ScharfUNC-WilmingtonMaturity, migration, mixing, and mortality: how stock dynamics of southern flounder inform harvest strategies