Seminars & Events - 2018-2019



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


Molecular Seminar Series

Date/Time/Location: Monday, October 15th, 2018 at 4:00pm in Stewart Auditorium N2/2
Name: Aparna Suvrathan, Centre for Research in Neuroscience, McGill University
Title: Behavioral relevance of heterogeneity in synaptic plasticity
Host: Alanna Watt

Date/Time/Location: Monday, October 22nd, 2018 at 4:00pm in Stewart Auditorium N2/2
Name: Maxime Rousseaux, Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of Ottawa
Title: Uncovering modes of toxicity neurodegenerative diseases through animal modeling and systems-based approaches
Host: Alanna Watt

Date/Time/Location: Monday, October 29th, 2018 at 4:00pm in Stewart Auditorium N2/2
Name: Jean-Claude Labbé, Department of Pathology and Cell Biology, Université de Montréal
Title: Developmental regulation of cytokinesis incompletion and stable actomyosin rings in C. elegans germ cells
Host: Siegfried Hekimi

Date/Time/Location: Monday, November 19th, 2018 at 4:00pm in Stewart Auditorium N2/2
Name: Peter Thorpe, School of Biological and Chemical Sciences, Queen Mary University, London
Title: SPI-ing on mitosis, physical protein interactions control cell division
Host: BGSA

 

Organismal Seminar Series

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, October 18th, 2018 at 3:00pm in Redpath Museum Auditorium
Name: Eric Harvey, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto
Title: Ecosystem functioning in the landscape: a meta-ecosystem perspective
Host: Andrew Gonzalez

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, October 25th, 2018 at 3:00pm in Redpath Museum Auditorium
Name: Vincent Larivière, École de bibliothéconomie et sciences de l'information, Université de Montréal
Title: Scholarly communication and research evaluation
Host: Louis Lefebvre

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at 3:00pm in Redpath Museum Auditorium
Name: Etienne Laliberté, Department of Biological Sciences, Université de Montréal
Title: The Canadian Airborne Biodiversity Observatory
Host: Catherine Potvin

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, November 15th, 2018 at 3:00pm in Redpath Museum Auditorium
Name: Sigal Balshine, Department of Psychology, Neurosciences & Behaviour, McMaster University
Title: The Canadian Airborne Biodiversity Observatory
Host: Catherine Potvin

 

Neurobiology & Behaviour Seminars

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

Date/Time/Location: Next seminar - TBA


PhD Thesis Defenses


Date/Time & Location: Wednesday, October 17th, 2018 at 1:00pm, Stewart N7/1
Student: Laura Chouinard-Thuly (Supervisor: S. Reader)
Thesis Title: Phenotypic plasticity in social information use and stress responses in Trinidadian guppies

Date/Time & Location: Thursday, October 18th, 2018 at 1:00pm, Stewart N7/1
Student: Karl Omar Vieux (Supervisor: H. Clarke)
Thesis Title: Mechanisms of mRNA post-transcriptional regulation in mammalian oocytes

Date/Time & Location: Thursday, November 1st, 2018 at 1:00pm, Stewart N7/1
Student: Maxwell Farrell (Supervisor: J. Davies, Co-supervisor: F. Guichard))
Thesis Title: Host specificity and proactive surveillance of infectious diseases

PhD Seminars


Date/Time/Location: Thursday, October 11th, 2018 at 12:00pm, Stewart N7/1
Speaker: Conrad Hall (Brouhard Lab)

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, November 8th, 2018 at 12:00pm, Stewart N7/1
Speaker: Rahul Rote (Nilson Lab)


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 & Nicolas Soubry

Date: October 11th, 2018 - *PhD Seminar
Speaker: Conrad Hall
Date: November 15th, 2018
Speaker: Kim Gruver
Date: October 18th, 2018
Speaker: Alycia Noë
Date: November 22nd, 2018
Speaker: Alastair Garner
Date: October 25th, 2018
Speaker: Nic Soubry
Date: November 29th, 2018
Speaker: Anna Cook
Date: November 1st, 2018
Speaker: Daneck Lang-Ouellette
 
Date: November 8th, 2018 - *PhD Seminar
Speaker: Rahul Rote
 

 


EEL- Ecology & Evolution Lunches


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

Date/Time/Location: TBA


Redpath Seminar Series



These seminars are scheduled every Friday with coffee and snacks served at 10:30AM and talks beginning at 11AM in the Redpath Museum Teaching Lab. Please see below for dates and names of speakers. Coordinator: David Hunt (david.hunt2@mail.mcgill.ca)

Click HERE to view full schedule

Last update: Oct. 11, 2018