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, January 23rd, 2017 at 4:00pm in Stewart Auditorium, N2/2
Name: Rohit Pappu, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Washington University in St. Louis
Title: Form, Function and Phase Behavior of Intrinsically Disordered Proteins
Host: Jackie Vogel

Date/time/location: Monday, January 30, 2017 at 4:00pm in Stewart Auditorium, N2/2
Name: Ibrahim I. Cissé, Department of Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technolog
Title: Super-resolution imaging of transcription in living mammalian cells [download abstract]
Host: Rodrigo Reyes-Lamothe
(Wine and Cheese to follow)

Date/time/location: Monday, February 6th, 2017 at 4:00pm in Stewart Auditorium, N2/2
Name: Woo Jae Kim, Cell and Molecular Medicine, University of Ottawa
Title: Neural encoding of internal states and its switching mechanisms
Host: Nam-Sung Moon


Organismal Seminar Series

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, January 26th, 2017 at 3:00pm, Redpath Museum Auditorium
Name: Rudiger Krahe, Department of Biology, McGill University
Title: The electrosensory world of weakly electric fish: from behaviour in the natural habitat to neurobiology in the laboratory
Host: Gregor Fussmann

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, February 2nd, 2017 at 3:00pm, Redpath Museum Auditorium
Name: Frédéric Bouchard, Département de philosophie, l'Université de Montréal
Title: How symbiosis helps us think about what is a biological individual
Host: Ehab Abouheif

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, February 9th, 2017 at 3:00pm, Redpath Museum Auditorium
Name: Aaron Shafer, Wildlife and Applied Genomics, Trent University
Title: Conservation [and] genomics of free-ranging populations
Host: Rowan Barrett

Date/Time/Location: Thursday, February 16th, 2017 at 3:00pm, Redpath Museum Auditorium
Name: Jeffrey Marcus, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Manitoba
Title: Molecular phylogenetics and the evolution of development on the wings of butterflies
Host: Ehab Abouheif

Neurobiology & Behaviour Seminars

All seminars are on Fridays at 1:00pm in Bellini 230

DATE SPEAKER LAB
January 27 Daneck Lang-Ouellette Watt Lab
February 3 Avner Wallach Len Maler, University of Ottawa
February 24 Helena Barr Woolley Lab
March 10 Gaurav Isola Sakata Lab
March 24 Brenda Toscano Watt Lab
April 7 Erin Wall Woolley Lab


PhD Thesis Defenses


TBA

PhD Seminars


Date: January 25, 2017 (PhD Seminar)
Name: Catalina Gomez
Title: Coral community stability and recovery in variable environments; field observation and experiments from two gulfs in the Tropical Eastern Pacific
Supervisor: Andrew Gonzalez and Hector Guzman

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

DATE SPEAKER LAB
January 12 Amel Chaouch Lasko Lab
January 19 Daneck Lang-Ouellette Watt Lab
January 26 Maximillian Kramer-Drauberg Hekimi Lab
February 2 Minhee Kim Moon Lab
February 9 Nicolas Soubry Reyes-Lamothe Lab
February 16 Mohanalalakshmi Narasumani Harrison Lab
February 23 Catherine Weiner Brouhard Lab
March 2 Reading Week - no seminars  
March 9 Christine Yergeau Moon Lab
Angela Yu Reyes-Lamothe Lab
March 16 Arman Khaki Hekimi Lab
March 23 Pratik Kadekar Roy Lab
March 30 Alycia Noë Hekimi Lab
April 6 Scott De Vito Nilson Lab
April 13 Sami Chaaban Brouhard Lab
April 20 Kristine Bernard Hekimi Lab
April 27 Kristy Shulist Vogel Lab
May 4 Rahul Rote Nilson Lab
May 11 Yang Shao Bureau Lab


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: January 25, 2017 (PhD Seminar)
Name: Catalina Gomez
Title: Coral community stability and recovery in variable environments; field observation and experiments from two gulfs in the Tropical Eastern Pacific
Supervisor: Andrew Gonzalez and Hector Guzman

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)

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