Seminar Schedule | Department of Biology

Seminar Schedule

Held Wednesdays from 4-5 PM.

Fall 2020 seminars will be held virtually via Zoom, with secure links provided the week of seminar. Recorded seminars will also be available to view asynchronously via a secure Canvas page. If you are affiliated with UNCG and wish to attend a Biology seminar, please contact Bryan McLean for information (b_mclean@uncg.edu).

Upcoming Seminars

No upcoming seminars at this time.

Past Seminars

April 28, 2021

Dr. Adam Biales

Epigenetic effects of environmentally relevant concentrations of estrogens in multiple lifestages of the fathead minnow (Pimephales promelas)

Hosted By Dr. Ramji Bhandari

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April 21, 2021

Awa Diop

Biological Definition of Bacterial and Archaeal Species Based on Gene Flow

Hosted By Dr. Louis-Marie Bobay

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April 14, 2021

Dr. Bob Stavn

The Coastal Ocean: Suspended Matter, Optics and Remote Sensing, Biogeochemical Relations

Hosted By Dr. Bryan McLean

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April 7, 2021

Dr. Namrata Sengupta

What it means to be a science communicator: From part-time volunteering to a full-time careerIn this talk I will share:

Hosted By Kirsten Trowbridge

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March 31, 2021

Dr. Jesse Nippert

Overlooked and understudied --unique attributes of roots in grasslands and savannas

Hosted By Dr. Sally Koerner

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March 24, 2021

Dr. Becky Chong

Subterranean Biodiversity and Food Web Complexity of the Island of Hawai’i: insights into the evolution and diversification of cave-adapted planthoppers

Hosted By Dr. Kasie Raymann

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March 17, 2021

Dr. Anna Stepanova

Building a SynBio toolbox to monitor and control plant hormone activity

Hosted By Dr. Ayalew Osena

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March 10, 2021

Dr. Bruce Hungate

Frontiers in ecosystem science: microbial ecology to biogeochemistry

Hosted By Dr. Jim Coleman

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February 24, 2021

Dr. Kim Simpson

The fire ecology of grassy ecosystems

Hosted By Dr. Sally Koerner

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February 17, 2021

Dr. Filipe De Vadder

Shaping a second brain in the bowel: a microbial perspective in the context of malnutrition

Hosted By Dr. Louis-Marie Bobay

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February 10, 2021

Dr. Michael Cove

Of Mice and Men (and Feral Cats and Pythons): Embracing Rodent Conservation in the 21st Century

Hosted By Dr. Bryan McLean

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February 3, 2021

Dr. Beronda Montgomery

Seeing the Light: Spatiotemporal Photoregulation of Photosynthesis and Growth

Hosted By Dean John Kiss

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January 27, 2021

Dr. Thomas Whitham

Community Evolution: What is it and why is it important?

Hosted By Dr. Jim Coleman

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November 18, 2020

Dr. Esmaeil Amiri

The honey bee egg – an important life stage

Hosted By Dr. Olav Rueppell, Dr. Bryan McLean

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November 11, 2020

Dr. Niranjan Baisakh

Translating Non-Crop Transcriptome Resources to Improve Abiotic Stress Tolerance in Crops

Hosted By Dr. Ayalew Osena

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November 4, 2020

Dr. Dennis LaJeunesse

Developing a hybrid semiconductor/microbe interface for Bioelectronics.

Hosted By Dr. Bryan McLean

October 28, 2020

Dr. Yoichiro Kanno

Population dynamics of stream salmonids and their implications on conservation

Hosted By Dr. Akira Terui

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October 21, 2020

Dr. Kerri Coon

TBD

Hosted By Dr. Kasie Raymann

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October 14, 2020

Dr. Deron Burkepile

Context-dependency in coral bleaching from global to coral scales

Hosted By Dr. Sally Koerner

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October 7, 2020

Dr. Brian Stucky

Using symbolic reasoning and deep learning to build ecological knowledge bases

Hosted By Dr. Bryan McLean