Spring 2018

Date Seminar (All seminars are in 303 Shoemaker at 2:00pm unless specified)
Jan. 26 No Seminar
Feb. 2 No Seminar
Feb. 9 Dr. Brandon Barton, Assistant Professor, Mississippi State University, Department of Biological Sciences, “TBA” (Hosted by: Dr. Beckie Symula)
Feb. 12, Monday, 3pm Andrew Snyder, Ph.D. student dissertation defense, “TBA” (Hosted by: Dr. Brice Noonan)
Feb. 16 Dr. Anne Yoder, Professor, Duke University, Department of Biology, “TBA” (Hosted by: Dr. Brice Noonan)
Feb. 23 Dr. Ryan Range, Assistant Professor, Mississippi State University, Department of Biology, “The emerging Wnt signaling network that governs anterior-posterior patterning in the sea urchin embryo” (Hosted by: Dr. Josh Bloomekatz)
Mar. 2 Dr. Michael Ryan, Professor, University of Mississippi Medical Center , Department of Physiology, “High Blood Pressure: An Immune Mediated Disease?” (Hosted by: Dr. Wayne Gray)
Mar. 9 No Seminar
Mar. 16 Spring Break
Mar. 23 Dr. Herman Dierick, Assistant Professor, Baylor College of Medicine,¬†Departments of Molecular and Human Genetics, and Neuroscience, “Unraveling the mechanisms of aggressive behavior using forward and reverse genetic approaches in Drosophila” (Hosted by: Dr. Gregg Roman)
Mar. 30 Good Friday
Apr. 4, Wednesday, 3pm JP Lawrence, Ph.D. student dissertation defense, “TBA” (Hosted by: Dr. Brice Noonan)
Apr. 6 Dr. Alexander Ophir, Assistant Professor, Cornell University, Department of Psychology, “The cognitive ecology of monogamy: Socio-spatial memory and early life social experience impact mating tactics” (Hosted by: Dr. Lainy Day/Neuroscience)
Apr. 13 Dr. Jason Bond, Professor, Auburn University, Department of Biology, “TBA” (Hosted by: Dr. Beckie Symula)
Apr. 20 Dr. Michael McKain, Assistant Professor, University of Alabama, Department of Biological Sciences “Biodiversity and Big Genomes: Evolutionary Genomics of Grasslands” (Hosted by: Dr. Lucile McCook)
Apr. 27 Dr. Shane Brown, Associate Professor, University of Memphis, Department of Biological Sciences,¬†“The cold never bothered me anyways: microbial ecology, cross-domain interactions, and dispersal mechanisms of snow-borne microbes” (Hosted by: Dr. Erik Hom)
May 4 Dr. Rachel Nifong, Research Ecologist Postdoc, National Sedimentation Laboratory, Water Quality& Ecology Research Unit, “TBA” (Hosted by: Dr. Carla Carr)

Please contact Ryan Garrick (rgarrick@olemiss.edu) and Beckie Symula (resymula@olemiss.edu)  in the Department of Biology to schedule an appointment with a speaker. Page last updated 1/3/18.

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