Seminars & Events - 2016



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PhD Seminars

Molecular Seminar Series

Date/time/location: Monday, October 3rd, 2016 at 4:00pm in Stewart Auditorium, N2/2
Name: Mike Nitabach, Department of Cellular and Molecular Physiology, Yale School of Medicine
Title: Neural mechanisms of adaptive decision making in C. elegans
Host: Michael Hendricks

Date/time/location: Monday, October 17th, 2016 at 4:00pm in Stewart Auditorium, N2/2
Name: Elitza Tocheva, Département de Biochimie et de médecine moléculaire, Université de Montréal
Title: The origin of the outer membrane in bacteria
Host: Rodrigo Reyes-Lamothe

Date/time/location: Monday, October 24th, 2016 at 4:00pm in Stewart Auditorium, N2/2
Name: Diane Bassham, Genetics, Development and Cell Biology, Iowa State University
Title: TBA
Host: Hugo Zheng

Organismal Seminar Series

The Joan Marsden Lecture in Organismal Biology

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 at 3:00pm in Redpath Museum Auditorium
Name: Axel Meyer, Department of Biology, University of Konstanz, Germany
Title: Genomics of extreme speciation and adaptation in cichlid species flocks
Host: Ehab Abouheif

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, October 6th, 2016 at 3:00pm in Redpath Museum Auditorium
Name: Milla Rautio, Département des sciences fondamentales, Université du Québec à Chicoutimi
Title: Shorter winters and metabolic implications for zooplankton
Host: Irene Gregory-Eaves

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, October 13th, 2016 at 3:00pm in Redpath Museum Auditorium
Name: Anne Charmantier, Centre d’Ecologie Fonctionnelle et Evolutive, CNRS
Title: Adaptation and maladaptation to anthropogenic environmental changes: case studies in wild birds
Host: Andrew Hendry

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, October 20th, 2016 at 3:00pm in Redpath Museum Auditorium
Name: Jesse Shapiro, Département de sciences biologiques, Université de Montréal
Title: Origins of pandemic cholera and its subsequent evolution between and within patients
Host: Ehab Abouheif

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, October 27th, 2016 at 3:00pm in Redpath Museum Auditorium
Name: Marty Lechowicz, Department of Biology, McGill University, Université de Montréal
Title: Reflections on 40 years of research at McGill
Host: Ehab Abouheif

PhD Thesis Defenses


Date/Time/Location: TBA

PhD Seminars


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WIPS - Work In Progress

These seminars are scheduled every Thursday beginning at 12:00 p.m. in room W4/12

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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 James Bull for details and scheduling.

Date: *Friday, October 14, 2016
Name: Gerardo Vergara Asenjo
Title: TBA
Supervisor: Catherine Potvin