Seminars & Events - 2014



Molecular Seminar Series | Organismal Series | Neurobiology & Behaviour Series |
EEL Seminars | PhD Thesis Defenses |
PhD Seminars


Molecular Seminar Series

Date/Time/Location: Monday, September 29th, 2014 at 4:00pm, Stewart N2/2
Speaker: Adam Rudner, Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology
University of Ottawa, Ottawa Institute of Systems Biology
Title: Cdk1 phosphorylation of Separase coordinates sister chromatid separation and anaphase spindle elongation
Host: Dr. Gary Brouhard

Date/Time/Location: *Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 4:00pm, Stewart N2/2
Speaker: Hakim Mireau, Institut Jean-Pierre Bourgin, INRA Versailles
Title: TBA
Host: Dr. Greg Brown
*Please note date

Date/Time/Location: Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 4:00pm, Stewart N2/2
Speaker: Ryan Baugh, Department of Biology, Duke University
Title: TBA
Host: Dr. Richard Roy

Organismal Seminar Series

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 3:00pm, Redpath Museum Auditorium
Speaker: Ria Ghai, Department of Biology, McGill Universiy
Title: Parasites, Through Primates and Poetry
Host: Maxwell Farrell

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 3:00pm, Redpath Museum Auditorium
Speaker: Kevin McCann, Department of Integrative Biology, University of Guelph
Title: Food Webs and the Sustainability of Indiscriminate Fisheries
Host: Dr. Gregor Fussmann

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 3:00pm, Redpath Museum Auditorium
Speaker: Brian J. Enquist, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona
Title: TBA
Host: Dr. Martin Lechowicz

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 3:00pm, Redpath Museum Auditorium
Speaker: Len Maler, Centre for Neural Dynamics, University of Ottawa
Title: And Now For Something Completely Different! Active Sensing, Learning and the Telencephalon of the Weakly Electric Fish
Host: Dr. Rudiger Krahe

Neurobiology & Behaviour Seminars

Date/Time/Location: Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 12:00pm, Bellini 230
Speaker: Brenda Toscano, Department of Biology, McGill University (Krahe Lab) - PhD Seminar
Title: Characterization of the cholinergic modulation of electrosensory processing in a weakly electric fish

Date/Time/Location: Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 12:00pm, Bellini 230
Speaker: Tiago Ferrera, Centre for Research in Neuroscience (van Meyel Lab)
Title: TBA

Date/Time/Location: Friday, October 24th, 2014 at 12:00pm, Bellini 230
Speaker: Sreeparna Pradhan, Department of Biology, McGill University (Hendricks Lab)
Title: TBA

Date/Time/Location: Friday, November 7th, 2014 at 12:00pm, Bellini 230
Speaker: Jonathan Prather, University of Wyoming
Title: TBA

Date/Time/Location: Friday, November 21st, 2014 at 12:00pm, Bellini 230
Speaker: Frédérique Dubois, Université de Montréal
Title: TBA

Date/Time/Location: Friday, December 5th, 2014 at 12:00pm, Bellini 230
Speaker: Yong Rao, Centre for Research in Neuroscience
Title: TBA

PhD Thesis Defenses


Date/Time/Location: TBA

PhD Seminars

 

Date/Time/Location: Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 12:00pm, Bellini 230
Speaker: Brenda Toscano, Department of Biology, McGill University (Krahe Lab)
Title: Characterization of the cholinergic modulation of electrosensory processing in a weakly electric fish

Date/Time/Location: Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 12:00pm, in Stewart W4/12
Speaker: Eric Pedersen, (Guichard Lab)
Title: Variability in dispersal within and across species: Its role in meta-community dynamics

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Date/Time/Location: Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 12:00pm, in Stewart W4/12
Speaker: Eric Pedersen, (Guichard Lab)
Title: Variability in dispersal within and across species: Its role in meta-community dynamics

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Date/Time/Location: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 12:30pm, in Stewart W4/12
Speaker: Kiyoko Gotanda (Hendry Lab)
Title: TBA

Date/Time/Location: Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 at 12:30pm, in Stewart W4/12
Speaker: Edward W. Tekwa (GonzalezLab)
Title: TBA


EEL- Ecology & Evolution Lunches


Ecology & Evolution Lunches
Unless otherwise indicated, all talks are scheduled on Wednesdays from 12:30 - 1:30 pm
in Stewart Biology, W4/12. Please contact Emmanuelle Chrétien for details and scheduling.

Date/Time/Location: **Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 (at 12:00 noon)
Speaker: Eric Pedersen (Guichard Lab) - PhD Seminar
Title: Variability in dispersal within and across species: Its role in meta-community dynamics

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Date/Time/Location: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014
Speaker: Kiyoko Gotanda (Hendry Lab) - PhD Seminar
Title: TBA

Date/Time/Location: Wednesday, November 5th, 2014
Speaker: Edward W. Tekwa (GonzalezLab) - PhD Seminar
Title: TBA

Date/Time/Location: Wednesday, November 19th, 2014
Speaker: Michael Pedruski (Fussmann/Gonzalez Lab)
Title: TBA