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 and Time: November 27, 2017 at 4:00 pm Location: Stewart Auditorium N2/2
Name: Steve Shih, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Concordia University
Title: Microfluidics for health, energy, and synthetic biology
Host: Rodrigo Reyes

Date and Time: December 4, 2017 at 4:00 pm Location: Stewart Auditorium N2/2
Name: Anne Brunet, Department of Genetics, Stanford University
Title: Epigenetic and metabolic regulation of aging
Host: Siegfried Hekimi

The Alma Howard Memorial Lecture

 

Date and Time: November 20, 2017 at 4:00 pm Location: Stewart Auditorium N2/2
Name: Angelika Amon, Department of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Title: Aneuploidy and cancer - a complicated relationship
Host: Rodrigo Reyes

 

Organismal Seminar Series

Date and Time: November 23rd, 2017 at beginning at 3:00 pm
Location: Redpath Museum Auditorium Host: BGSA

  • Name: Justin Marleau, Department of Biology, McGill University
    Title: Crowded Spaces: Herbivore-Mediated Coexistence in Meta-Ecosystems
  • Name: Emma Hudgins, Department of Biology, McGill University
    Title: Comparing generalized and customized dispersal models for United States invasive forest pests
  • Name: Arjuna Rajakumar, Department of Biology, McGill University
    Title: Developmental and evolutionary steps toward obligate endosymbiosis in ants

Date and Time: November 30th, 2017 at 3:00 pm Location: Redpath Museum Auditorium
Name: Simon Joly, Département de sciences biologiques. Université de Montréal
Title: Evolution of generalist pollination strategies in Antillean Gesneriaceae
Host: Dan Schoen

Date and Time: December 7th, 2017 at 3:00 pm Location: Redpath Museum Auditorium
Name: Susan Bailey, Department of Biology, Clarkson University
Title: What drives parallel evolution? Insights from microbial experiments and mathematical models
Host: Anna Hargreaves

Neurobiology & Behaviour Seminars

TBA

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: Friday, November 10th, 2017, 11:00am, Redpath Museum Teaching Lab
Name: Trina Du (Supervisor: Hans Larsson)
Title: Variation and variability shaping evolutionary radiations- morphometric approaches


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 SPEAKER LAB
     
Nov. 16th Minhee Kim Moon
Nov. 23rd Nitin Kapadia Reyes
Nov. 23rd Sam Garnett Dankort
Nov. 30th Alycia Noë Hekimi
Nov. 30th Conrad Hall Brouhard
Dec. 7th Leily Kashkooli Fagotto (*PhD Seminar)
Dec. 14th Liangliang Kong Price (*PhD Seminar)
     


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: Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 at 12:30pm, Room N7/1
Speaker: Lidia Della Venezia (Leung Lab)
Title: Predicting invasive fish: limited trait data, climate change and model comparison

Date/Time/Location: Wednesday, December 6th, 2017 at 12:30pm, Room N7/1
Speaker: Laura Chouinard Thuly (Reader Lab)
Title: Phenotypic plasticity in response to information and stress in Trinidadian guppies


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 (dickson.wong@mail.mcgill.ca)

Click HERE to view full schedule

Last update: Nov. 20, 2017