BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES FALL SEMINAR SERIES – 2019

Unless indicated otherwise, all seminars are held on Fridays
at 2:15 p.m. in MC H313

Friday, September 13, 2019

Dr. O. Ellouz           Host: Dr. Alan Castle
Research Scientist, Plant Pathology, Science and Technology Branch
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Vineland Station
“Plant-microbe interactions for a sustainable agriculture”

Friday, September 20, 2019

Dr. Evan Mercier, Postdoctoral Fellow           Host: Adonis Skandalis
Department of Physical Biochemistry
Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Gőttingen, Germany
“Co-translational events in protein maturation observed in real time”

Friday, September 27, 2019

Dr. Mungo Marsden           Host: Vincenzo De Luca
Associate Professor, Department of Biology, University of Waterloo
“Dynamic regulation of cell adhesion in Xenopus”

Friday, October 4, 2019

Dr. Shannon McCauley           Host: Glenn Tattersall
Assistant Professor, Biology, University of Toronto Mississauga
“Freshwater Metacommunities in a changing world”

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2019

Dr. Julie Brill           Host: Aleksandar Necakov
Senior Scientist and Professor, Hospital for Sick Children
“TBA”

Friday, October 18, 2019 READING WEEK / NO SEMINARS

Friday, October 25, 2019

TBA

Friday, November 1, 2019
Jonathan Simone, Ph.D.           Host: Dr. Robert Carlone
Director of Research & Clinical Studies, Aphria Inc., Toronto, Ontario
“Cannabis, cannabinoids, and the endocannabinoid system: From plant to patient”

Friday, November 8, 2019

Dr. Omer Gokcumen           Host: Ping Liang
Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, SUNY Buffalo
“Dissecting the evolutionary and functional impact of genomic structural variants”

Friday, November 15, 2019

Dr. Jessica Forrest           Host: Miriam Richards
Associate Professor, Biology Department, University of Ottawa
“How do climate change and non-native species affect montane bees? A case study from the Colorado Rockies”

Friday, November 22, 2019

Katharine Yagi           Host: Glenn Tattersall
Ph.D. Research Associate and Post Doctoral Fellow, Brock University
“Managing an ecological trap in historically mined-peatland in southern Ontario”

 

Seminar Coordinator: Dr. Vincenzo De Luca

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