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Seminar Schedule - Fall 2018

Held Wednesdays from 4-5 PM in Room 200, Sullivan Science Building.
Parking is available in the McIver Street Parking Deck.
Everyone is invited! The Department will provide coffee, tea, and snacks at 3:30 PM (Sullivan Science second floor lobby, right outside of Sullivan 200).
For disability accommodations, please contact the UNCG Biology Department Office by Phone (336) 334-5391 OR email at

Date Speaker Title Host
08/15/2018 Andrew Hollady Safety Seminar by Andrew Holladay Dr. Matina Kalcounis-Rueppell
08/22/2018 Dr. Martin Tsui Mercury cycling in the forested landscapes Dr. Matina Kalcounis-Rueppell
08/29/2018 Dr. Amy Adamson Biosafety Seminar: Dr. Amy Adamson Dr. Paul Steimle
09/05/2018 Dr. Charles Ichoku The wonders of wildfires and how we study their environmental and climatic influences Dr. Malcolm Schug
09/12/2018 Graduate Faculty Cancelled due to weather, postponed to 19 September 2018 Dr. Paul Steimle
09/19/2018 Graduate Faculty Get to know the Research Faculty Programs in Biology Dr. Paul Steimle
09/26/2018 Dr. Hao Zhu From QSAR to big data: Developing mechanism-driven predictive models for animal toxicity Dr. Zhenquan Jia
10/03/2018 Dr. Ayalew Osena Physical and Molecular Mechanisms of Plant Acid Soil Tolerance Dr. Ramji Bhandari
10/10/2018 Dr. Wendy Hood Life history trade-offs within the context of mitochondrial hormesis Dr. Matina Kalcounis-Rueppell
10/17/2018 Dr. Saydur Rahman Interactions between chemical and climate stressors: molecular, biochemical, and epigenetic signals in marine fishes Dr. Ramji Bhandari
10/24/2018 Adam M. Speen Interactions among ozone, oxysterols, and adverse health effects in the human airway Dr. Zhenquan Jia
10/31/2018 Dr. Kimberly La Pierre From Communities to Ecosystems: linking ecological responses to multiple global change drivers Dr. Sally Koerner
11/02/2018 Christine Salomon Joint seminar between Chemistry and Biology on White Nose Syndrome in North American bats (NOTE: this seminar will be held in SSB 101 from 1-3 pm) Dr. Matina Kalcounis-Rueppell
11/7/2018 Dr. Graham Reynolds To the Out Islands: Reptile Diversity in the Remote Corners in the Bahamas Archipelago Ann Somers
11/14/2018 Dr. Alan Vajda Landscape Endocrinology Dr. Ramji Bhandari
11/21/2018 NO SEMINAR–Thanksgiving
11/28/2018 Douglas Lawton Understanding the ecological underpinnings of Australian plague locusts (Chortoicetes terminifera) population dynamics and swarms Dr. Stan Faeth

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