Seminars & Events - 2019-2020


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

Molecular Seminar Series

Date/Time/Location: Monday, Sept. 23rd @ 4:00pm, Stewart Bio N7/1
Speaker: Marla Sokolowski, Dept. of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto
Title: The foraging gene and the molecular basis of behavioural pleiotropy
Host: Joseph Dent
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Date/Time/Location: Monday, Sept. 30th @ 4:00pm, Stewart Bio N7/1
Speaker: Daniel Kierzkowski, UniversitÚde Montréal
Title: The regulatory logic of leaf development and evolution
Host: Tamara Western

Organismal (CEEB) Seminar Series


Date/Time/Location: Thursday, Sept. 19th @ 3:30pm, in Redpath Auditorium
Speaker: Erin Muths, US Geological Survey, Fort Collins, Colorado
Title: Small frogs in the mountains: what we can learn from a few decades of data
Host: David Green
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Date/Time/Location: Thursday, Sept. 26th @ 3:30pm, in Redpath Auditorium
Speaker: Lauren Guillette, University of Alberta
Title: Social learning in nest-building birds
Host: Melanie Guigueno

Neurobiology & Behaviour Seminars

These seminars are scheduled on Fridays from 1:00-2:00pm in S2/2

PhD Thesis Defenses


Date/Time/Location: Monday. Sept. 23rd, 2019 at 1:15pm, Stewart Bio N7/1
Student: Rahul Rote (Supervisor: Laura Nilson)
Thesis Title: Regulation of actomyosin network, cell junction molecules and cell shapes by homophilic cell adhesion molecule Echinoid

PhD Seminars


WIPS - Molecular and Genetics
Work In Progress Seminars

These seminars are scheduled every Thursday beginning at 12:00 p.m. in room N7/1.
Coordinators: Alycia Noë & Claire Edrington

Upcoming Seminars:  
October 3rd Claire Edrington (Brouhard Lab)
Huan Zheng (Reyes Lab)
October 17th Keemo Delos Santos (Monn Lab)
Yue Wang (Harrison Lab)
October 31st Kim Gruver (Watt Lab)
Kelvin Ip (Nilson Lab)
November 14th Amel Chaouch (Lasko Lab) *PhD Seminar
November 18th Yang Shoa (Bureau Lab)
Anne Cook (Watt Lab)
December 12th Eviatar Field (Watt Lab)
Weina Wang (Zheng Lab)

EEL- Ecology & Evolution Lunches

Ecology & Evolution Lunches
Unless otherwise indicated, all talks are scheduled on Wednesdays from 12:30 - 1:30 pm. Please contact Alexandre Demers-Potvin details and scheduling.

Date/Time/Location: TBA

Redpath Seminar Series

These seminars are scheduled every Friday with coffee and snacks served at 10:00AM and talks beginning at 10:30AM in the Redpath Museum Teaching Lab. Please see below for dates and names of speakers. Coordinator: Janay Fox (

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Last update: Sept. 19, 2019