Biology Colloquium

During term, our Department hosts an esteemed biologist each Wednesday.  The visitor gives a lecture with Q&A, beginning at 11:10am in room D139 in the Science Building.  All faculty and graduate students are welcome to join the visitor for lunch afterwards, and to schedule one-on-one meetings with the host.  Look below the current schedule for those from past terms.

Spring 2016 QC Biology Colloquium Schedule

 

Spring 2016 Colloquium Schedule

Feb. 10  –  Stephen Gosnell, Baruch College, CUNY.  “From fear and loathing to functional diversity: How stress unites the causes and consequences of diversity across scales” (Host: Anadón)

Feb. 17  –  Joao Xavier, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. “The amazing social lives of microbes – biofilms, swarming and microbiomes” (Host: Dennehy)

Feb. 24  –  Cara Pager, University at Albany, SUNY. “Unraveling the role of a cellular DEAD-box RNA helicase during Flavivirus infection” (Host: Zakeri)

Mar. 2  –  Aris Economides, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. “Modeling Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva in the mouse reveals its molecular pathophysiology and provides new paths to therapy” (Host: Savage-Dunn)

Mar. 9  –  Russel Burke, Hofstra University. “Traditional questions, new surroundings: Population ecology in urban ecosystems” (Host: Anadón)

Mar. 16  –  Monn Monn Myat, Medgar Evers College, CUNY. “KASH-domain protein function in collective cell migration” (Host: Weinstein)

Mar. 30  –  Jeremy Draghi, Brooklyn College, CUNY. “Evolution under constraint in complex models” (Host: Dennehy)

Apr. 6  –  David Marshall, University of Connecticut. “Evolution of periodical cicada life cycles” (Host: Lahti)

Apr. 13  –  Leslie Gold, NYU School of Medicine. “TGF-Beta regulates inhibition of proliferation solely via the ubiquitin-proteasome system” (Host: Savage-Dunn)

Apr. 20  –  Christopher Blair, City Tech, CUNY. “Molecular and geospatial approaches illuminate spatial patterns of diversification throughout western Mexico” (Host: Anadón)

May 4  –  Kartik Chandran, Columbia University. “Effect of inorganic carbon on microbial interactions in the engineered nitrogen cycle” (Host: Klotz)

May 11  –  Matt Aiello-Lammens, Pace University. “Integrating ecological models to determine processes of species invasions” (Host: Anadón)

 

Past QC Biology Colloquia

Fall 2015 QC Biology Colloquium Schedule Spring 2015 QC Biology Colloquium Schedule Fall 2014 QC Biology Colloquium Schedule Spring 2014 QC Biology Colloquium Schedule Fall 2013 QC Biology Colloquium Schedule Spring 2013 QC Biology Colloquium Schedule Fall 2012 QC Biology Colloquium Schedule Spring 2012 QC Biology Colloquium Schedule Fall 2011 QC Biology Colloquium Schedule Spring 2011 QC Biology Colloquium Schedule Fall 2010 QC Biology Colloquium Schedule Spring 2010 QC Biology Colloquium Schedule Fall 2009 QC Biology Colloquium Schedule
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