Biology Seminar Series

The Department of Biology generally hosts a Seminar Series of invited speakers in the fall and spring terms. This seminar series is supported by a grant from the SCSU Faculty Development Fund awarded to Drs. Miranda Dunbar, Jonathan Weinbaum, and Rebecca Silady.



Fall 2014 Biology Department Seminar Series

 

Tuesday Sept.23rd
3:30-4:30pm
EN A 120

 

"Vascular Development in Populus:
the Role of Auxin in Woody Plant Growth"

 

 Rachel Spicer
Connecticut College


Dr. Rachel Spicer

 

Tuesday
Sept.30th
3:30-4:30pm
EN A 120

 

"Using C. elegans to Dissect Nuclear Envelope Dynamics"

 

Shirin Bahmanyar
 Yale University


Dr. Bahmanyar



Tuesday

Oct. 7th
3:30-4:30pm
EN A 120

 

"Inverting Protein Degradation Mechanisms to Study the Circadian Clock"

 

Josh Gendron
 Yale University

 Dr. Josh Gendron

 

Tuesday
Oct 14th
3:30-4:30pm
EN A 120

 

"Recent Advances in Mendelian Genomics at The Yale Center for Genome Analysis"

 

Shrikant Mane
Yale Center for Genome Analysis

 Dr. Shrikant Mane



Tuesday

Nov. 4th
3:30-4:30pm
EN A 120

 

""Molecular Regulation of Bone Resorption and Fracture Repair"

 

Graham Brown 
University of Connecticut

 Dr. Graham Brown



Tuesday
Nov. 11th
3:30-4:30pm
EN A 120

 

"The Earliest Dinosaurs of North America"

 

Jeff Martz
Denver Museum of Science and Nature

 Dr. Martz

 

Tuesday
Nov. 18th
3:30-4:30pm
EN A 120

 

"The Means Justify the End:  A Tale of Science and Telomeres"

 

Suzanne Deschenes  
Sacred Heart University

 Dr. Deschenes