FALL SEMINAR SERIES 2018
The Department of Biology presents a series of lectures and seminars each fall and spring semester. All seminars unless otherwise noted are held at 4:00 pm Thursdays in Ellington Hall Auditorium (EH100) with a Reception at 3:30 pm in Ellington Hall Foyer.
Professors on Parade. Meet the faculty of the Department of Biological Sciences.
Dr. Jennifer Mandel, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Memphis.
"Plant Ecological Genetics and Biodiversity."
Dr. Duane McKenna, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Memphis.
"The Phylogeny and Evolution of Beetles."
Dr. Mary Pat Wenderoth, Department of Biology, University of Washington.
"The Future of Evidence Based Teaching."
Dr. Susan Balenger, Department of Biology, University of Mississippi.
"Sexy finches and silent crickets: Parasite-mediated elaboration and loss of sexually selected traits."
Dr. Mark Weaver, USDA-ARS Stoneville, Mississippi.
"Kudzu Herbicides, Biocontrol and Site Revegetation."
Dr. Bridget Fisher, Center for Infectious Disease Research, Seattle, Washington.
"Bacteria and Virus: What Drives Liver Disease During HIV Infection?"
Dr. Vinny Cassone, Department of Biology, University of Kentucky.
Dr. Joaquin Goyret, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Tennessee, Martin.
Dr. Charles Roberts, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
"Chromatin Remodeling Complexes are Frequently Mutated in Cancer: Mechanisms and Vulnerabilities."
Dr. Spencer Gibson, Manitoba Institute of Cell Biology, University of Manitoba.
Dr. David Clarke, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Memphis.