Biology Colloquium

During term, our Department hosts an esteemed biologist each Wednesday.  The visitor gives a lecture with Q&A, beginning at 11:00am 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 2015 QC Biology Colloquium Schedule

 

Spring 2015 Biology Department Colloquium Schedule

Feb 4    Patrice Yarbough, Universities Space Research Association – “Why on Earth Should We Study the Health Issues of the Space Environment?” (Host Prof. Zakeri)

Feb 11   J. Alan Clark, Fordham University – “Bird Migration Thru Urban Landscapes”  (Host Prof. Waldman)

Feb 25   David Matus, Stony Brook University – “Cell Cycle Regulation of Cell Invasive Behavior: Insights from Nematode Uterine-vulval Development” (Host Prof. Savage-Dunn)

Mar 4   Sasha Levy, Stony Brook University – “Quantitative Evolutionary Dynamics Using Ultrahigh-Resolution Lineage Tracking” (Host Prof. Dennehy)

Mar 11   Xiajun Li, Mount Sinai School of Medicine – “ZFP57 is a Master Regulator of Genomic Imprinting” (Host Prof. Weinstein)

Mar 18   Javier Monzon, Stony Brook University – “Tick Talk: Evolutionary Genomics of a Rapidly Expanding Disease Vector” (Host Prof. Ma)

Mar 25   Michael Hickerson, City College – “Comparative Population Genomics for Community-scale Inference” (Host Prof. Lahti)

Apr 1   Erika Svendsen, U.S. Forest Service – “Social Use, Value and Social Ecological Meaning in NYC’s Natural Areas” (Host Prof. Waldman)

Apr 15   Juergen Polle, Brooklyn College – “Regulation of Metabolism in Green Algae” (Host Prof. Melendez)

Apr 22   Merry Camhi, Wildlife Conservation Society – “Shark Therapy: Here, There, and Everywhere” (Host Prof. Waldman)

Apr 29   Jennifer Jacquet, New York University – “The Predator-prey Relationship between H. sapiens and Marine Species” (Host Prof. Waldman)

May 6   Harold Michels, “Copper Development Association – Antimicrobial Copper: Killing Bacteria and Reducing Hospital Acquired Infections” (Host Prof. Holtzman)

May 13   Theodore Muth, Brooklyn College – “Plant Transformation by Agrobacterium tumefaciens – Tracking the T-DNA” (Host Prof. Dennehy)

 

Past QC Biology Colloquia

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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