Seminars & Events - 2019

 


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


Molecular Seminar Series


Date/Time/Location: **Friday, March 22nd, 2019 at **3:00pm in Stewart Auditorium **S1/4
Name: Anne Brunet, Stanford University
Title: Understanding and Modeling Aging
Host: Siegfreid Hekimi

Date/Time/Location: Monday, March 25th, 2019 at 4:00pm in Stewart Auditorium N2/2
Name: Arneet Salzman, University of Toronto
Title: TBA
Host: Monique Zetka

Organismal (CEEB) Seminar Series


Date/Time/Location: Thursday, March 14th, 2019 at 3:00pm in Redpath Museum Auditorium
Speakers: Egor Katkov and Tim Thurman
Titles: EEL talks
Host: EEL

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, March28th, 2019 at 3:00pm in Redpath Museum Auditorium
Speakers: Megan Frederisckson, University of Toronto
Titles: TBA
Host: Anna Hargreaves

* PLEASE NOTE: The seminars for March 21st and April 4th have been cancelled.

Plant Ecology Seminar Series

Date/Time/Location: Monday, March 18th, 3:00 PM, Stewart N7/1
Speaker: GREGORY GOLDSMITH - Chapman University, Orange, California
Title: When Leaves Are Wet
Roundtable: Tuesday, March 19th, 1:30 PM, MSE conference room
Host: Kevin Manaugh
 
Date/Time/Location: Monday, March 25th, 3:00 PM, Stewart N7/1
Speaker: ZHENG SHI – University of California, Irvine, California
Title: Leveraging global change experiments and ecosystem models to understand the hierarchical responses of plant community to climate change
Roundtable: Tuesday, March 26th, 1:30 PM, MSE conference room
Host: Frederic Fabry
 
Date/Time/Location: Monday, April 8th, 3:00 PM, Stewart N7/1
Speaker: FIONA SOPER - Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
Title: From Leaves to Landscapes: How plant traits drive ecosystem processes
Roundtable: Tuesday, April 9th, 1:30 PM, MSE conference room
Host: Gregor Fussmann 
 
Date/Time/Location: Monday, April 15th, 3:00 PM, Stewart N7/1
Speaker: DANIELLE WAY - University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario
Title: Plant carbon dynamics in a future climate: leaf to globe
Roundtable: Tuesday, April 16th, 1:30 PM, MSE conference room
Host: Anna Hargreaves
 
Date/Time/Location: Tuesday, April 23rd, 3:00 PM, Stewart N7/1
Speaker: WINSLOW HANSEN – Columbia University, Palisades, New York
Title: Resilience and reorganization of 21st-century forests in western North America
Roundtable: Wednesday, April 24th, 1:30 PM, MSE conference room
Host: Brian Leung

 

Neurobiology & Behaviour Seminars

These seminars are scheduled on Fridays from 1:00-2:00pm in S2/2

Date: March 22nd, 2019
Speaker: Alistair Garner (Ohyama Lab)
Title: TBA
Date: April 5th, 2019
Speaker: Daneck Lang-Ouellette (Watt Lab)
Title: TBA

 

PhD Thesis Defenses

 

Date/Time/Location: Wednesday, March 20th, 2019 at 1:15pm in Stewart, N7/1
Student: Conrad Hall (Supervisor: Dr. G. Brouhard)
Title: Templated microtubule nucleation and regulation

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, March 21st, 2019 at 9:15am in Stewart, N7/1
Student: Sami Chaaban (Supervisor: Dr. G. Brouhard)
Title: Microtubule Structure & Dynamics: Insights from C. elegans

Date/Time/Location: Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019 at 1:00pm in Stewart, N7/1
Student: Aleksandar Vujin (Supervisor: Dr. M. Zetka)
Title: The discovery and characterization of NHJ-1, a novel regulator of canonical non-homologous end joining in the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans


PhD Seminars


Date/Time/Location: Thursday, March 21st, 2019 at noon, Room N7/1
Speaker: Samantha Garnett - Dankort Lab

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, March 28th, 2019 at noon, Room N7/1
Speaker: Maximillian Kramer-Drauberg - Hekimi Lab

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, April 4th, 2019 at noon, Room N7/1
Speaker:Amel Chaouch - Lasko 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: March 21st, 2019
Speaker: Samantha Garnett - Dankort Lab (PhD Seminar)

Date: March 28th, 2019
Speaker: Maximillian Kramer-Drauberg - Hekimi Lab (PhD Seminar)

Date: April 4th, 2019
Speaker: Amel Chaouch - Lasko Lab (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 Alexandre Demers-Potvin 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: March 18th, 2019