Seminars & Events - 2017

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

Molecular Seminar Series

Date/time/location: Monday, May 8th, 2017 at 4:00pm in Stewart Auditorium, N2/2
Name: Tetsuya Higashiyama, Division of Biological Science, Nagoya University, Japan
Title: Key Signaling Molecules and cellular Dynamics in Pollen Tube Guidance

Organismal Seminar Series

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, April 20th, 2017 at 3:00pm, Redpath Museum Auditorium
Name: Jim B. Barnett, Redpath Museum, McGill University
Title: Camouflage, conspicuousness, and the effect of viewing distance

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, April 27th, 2017 at 3:00pm, Redpath Museum Auditorium
Name: Alexander G. Ophir, Department of Psychology, Cornell University, NY
Title: The cognitive ecology of monogamy: Socio-spatial memory and early-life social experience impact mating tactics

Neurobiology & Behaviour Seminars


PhD Thesis Defenses

Date/Time/Location: Tuesday, April 25th, 2017 at 1:00 pm in Redpath Museum
Speaker: Victor Frankel (Supervisor: A. Hendry)
Title: Natural history of host-parasite interactions in an invaded community.

Date/Time/Location: Wednesday, May 24th, 2017 at 1:00 pm in Stewart W4/12
Speaker: Kuo-An Liao (Supervisor: F. Schöck)
Title: Zasp52 mediates Z-disc formation and myofibril assembly via interacting with Alp/Enigma family proteins, of host-parasite interactions in an invaded community .

PhD Seminars

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, April 27th, 2017 at noon in Stewart W4/12
Name: Kristy Shulist
Title: TBA
Supervisor: Jackie Vogel

WIPS - Molecular and Genetics
Work In Progress Seminars

These seminars are scheduled every Thursday beginning at 12:00 p.m. in room W4/12
Coordinators: Sreeparna Pradhan and Conrad Hall

Winter 2017

April 27 Kristy Shulist (PhD Seminar) Vogel Lab
May 4 (in S3/4) Rahul Rote Nilson Lab
May 11(in S3/4) Yang Shao Bureau Lab
May 18 (in S3/4) Pratik Kadekar Roy 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 James Bull for details and scheduling.

Date/Time: Wednesday, May 24th, 2017 in **Stewart S3/4
Speaker: Frederic Silvestre
Title: 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: Dickson Wong (

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Last update: Apr. 24, 2017