News & Events

Fall 2016

Held Wednesdays from 4-5 PM in Room 201, Sullivan Science Building.
Parking is available in the McIver Street Parking Deck.
Refreshments will be served at 3:45 PM.
For disability accommodations, please contact Omar Raya in the UNCG Biology Department Office by Phone (336) 334-5391 OR email at

Date Speaker Title Host
09/14/2016 Biology, UNCG Biology Faculty Spotlights on Research Paul Steimle
09/21/2016 Biology, UNCG Biology Faculty Spotlights on Research Paul Steimle
09/28/2016 Dr. Wei Xu
Molecular Environmental Toxicology Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Developing in vitro and in vivo models for probing environmental estrogens’ action via estrogen receptor dimers Zhenquan Jia
10/05/2016 Safety Seminar
10/12/2016 Dr. Ross Whetten
Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources, North Carolina State University
Conifer genomics and applied tree breeding David Remington
10/26/2016 Operation Wallacea – Speaker TBA
11/02/2016 Prashanti Manda
Computer Science, UNCG
The magic of ontologies – making knowledge discovery possible Olav Rueppell
11/09/2016 Huzefa Raja
Chemistry, UNCG
Distribution Patterns and Taxonomy of Freshwater Ascomycetes: A distinct Ecological group of fungi in fresh water Kalcounis-Rueppell
11/16/2016 Kevin L. Dreher, PhD
Toxicology Assessment Division, National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory
US Environmental Protection Agency
Chemical Safety and Health Risk Assessment in the 21st Century Zhenquan Jia
11/23/2016 Thanksgiving Break-no seminar
11/30/2016 Dr. Seth Kullman
Biological Sciences, NC State University
TBA Ramji Bhandari