Department Seminars & Events

All seminars will be presented via Zoom at 12:00 noon unless stated otherwise below

Friday, Mar. 5Noah K. Whiteman, Associate Professor Department of Integrative Biology, University of California, Berkeley. "The evolution of novelty by small steps and giant leaps: a tale of two toxins". Host: Alan Bergland.
Friday, Mar. 12Michelle Bland, Assistant Professor, Pharmacology, University of Virginia. "Flipping a switch to fight infection: how innate immune signaling controls lipid metabolism". Host: Sarah Siegrist.
Thurs., Mar. 18Page-Barbour Seminar Series: Ron Vale, PhD, President and Executive Director, Janelia Research Campus, Howard Hughes Medical Institute. "Synthetic Immune Cell Biology". 12:00 noon, via Zoom. Host: Keith Kozminski.
Friday, Mar. 19Michael Campbell, Assistant Professor of Biology, Howard University. "Genetic variation and adaptation in Africa: understanding the evolution of human common traits". Host: Mandy Gibson.
Friday, Mar. 26Eyleen O'Rourke, Assistant Professor of Biology and Cell Biology, University of Virginia. Talk Title TBD.
Friday, Apr. 2Amber L. Alhadeff, Principal Investigator, Monell Chemical Senses Center, Department of Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania. "Gut-brain signaling effects on feeding behavior". Host: Ali Güler.
Friday, Apr. 9Judith Bronstein, University Distinguished Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona. Talk Title TBD. Host: Mandy Gibson.
Friday, Apr. 16Frances Lefcort, Letters and Science Distinguished Professor, Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, Montana State UniversityTalk Title TBD. Host: Chris Deppmann.
Friday, Apr. 23Ellie Heckscher, Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology, University of Chicago. "From neuronal stem cell to neuronal circuit". Host: Barry Condron.
Friday, Apr. 30Mansi Srivastava, John L. Loeb Associate Professor of the Natural Sciences, 
Associate Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
Harvard University. Talk Title TBD. Host: Ari Pani.