Seminars & Events - 2017-2018

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

Molecular Seminar Series

Date and Time:
January 15, 2018 at 4:00 pm Location: Stewart Auditorium N2/2
Name: Ellen Nollen, European Research Institute for the Biology of Ageing, University of Groningen
Title: TBA
Host: Siegfried Hekimi

Date and Time: January 22, 2018 at 4:00 pm Location: Stewart Auditorium N2/2
Name: Alain Dagher, McConnell Brain Imaging Centre, Montreal Neurological Institute
Title: Brain Networks as Targets of Neurodegeneration in Parkinson’s Disease
Host: Tomoko Ohyama

Date and Time: January 29, 2018 at 4:00 pm Location: Stewart Auditorium N2/2
Name: Timothy Audas, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Simon Fraser University
Title: Amyloid aggregation as a mechanism for biological phase transition
Host: Stephanie Weber


Organismal Seminar Series

Date and Time: January 18th, 2018 at 3:00 pm Location: Redpath Museum Auditorium
Name: Arne Mooers, Department of Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University
Title: TBA
Host: Hans Larsson

Date and Time: February 2nd, 2018 at 3:00 pm Location: Redpath Museum Auditorium
Name: Stephen Heard, Department of Biology, University of New Brunswick
Title: The evolution of herbivore impact in novel insect-plant systems
Host: Andrew Hendry

Neurobiology & Behaviour Seminars

Seminars will be held on Fridays from 1:00-2:00pm in Bellini, Rm 230
Jan. 12th, 2018 Logan Smith Sakata
Jan. 26th, 2018 Kim Gruver Watt
Feb. 2nd, 2018 Maria Cabrera Reader
Feb. 9th, 2018 Erin Wall Woolley
Feb. 23rd, 2018 Vittoria Lipari Dent
Mar. 9th, 2018 Study Break (canceled)
Mar. 23rd, 2018 Marie-Helene Ouellette Hendricks
Apr. 6th, 2018 Brenda Toscana Watt
Apr. 20th, 2018 Gaurav Isola Sakata

PhD Thesis Defenses

Date/Time/Location: Monday Dec. 18th, 2017, 10:00am, Stewart Biology Building N7/1
Student: Sebastien Portalier (Supervisor: G. Fussmann)
Thesis Title: The effects of physical factors on the structure of communities

PhD Seminars

Date/Time/Location: (See WIPS schedule below)

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

Dec. 14th, 2017 Liangliang Kong Price (*PhD Seminar)
Jan. 11th, 2018 Marie-Helene Oullette Hendricks
  Amel Chaouch Lasko
Jan. 18th, 2018 Kendall Dutchak Dankort
  Maximillian Kramer-Drauberg Hekimi
Jan. 25th, 2018 Claire Edrington Brouhard
  Ryan Dawson Zetka
Feb. 1, 2018 Kim Gruver Watt

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: Dickson Wong (

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Last update: Dec. 12, 2017