News & Events

Spring 2018

Held Wednesdays from 4-5 PM in Room 101, 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
01/10/2018 Job Candidate
01/17/2018 Job Candidate
01/24/2018 Dr. Alexander Skripnikov Phototropic reactions of mosses in microgravity Dean John Kiss
01/31/2018 NO SEMINAR
02/07/2018 Dr. Marcelo Ardon No such thing as boring monitoring: biogeochemical surprises in tropical streams and coastal wetlands Dr. Martin Tsui
02/14/2018 Dr. Josh Vandenbrink Understanding the relationship between light and gravity based growth response in plants grown on the International Space Station Dr. Malcolm Schug
02/21/2018 Dr. Aaron Corcoran Dogfights, stealth, and sonar-jamming: Evolutionary warfare between bats and their insect prey Dr. Matina Kalcounis-Rueppell
02/28/2018 Dr. Heather Patisaul Endocrine disruption and neurodevelopment: emerging ideas and animal models Dr. Ramji Bhandari
03/07/2018 NO SEMINAR Spring Break
03/14/2018 Scott Crawley  Building the intestinal brush border is a sticky situation Dr. Paul Steimle
03/21/2018 Dr. Kurt Gust Omics Delivers on the Promise of Creating Systems-Toxicological Perspectives Dr. Ramji Bhandari
04/04/2018 Dr. John Weinstein On the Origin of Microplastics by Means of Natural Degradation GSA Invitation
04/11/2018 Dr. Donald Tillitt Endocrine disruption in fish: model species for resource management Dr. Ramji Bhandari
04/18/2018 Dr. Way Sung Mutation-rate evolution and its evolutionary consequences Dr. Kasie Raymann
04/25/2018 Dr. Margaret Couvillon Environmental consultancy: dancing bees indicate forage availability for pollinators Dr. Olav Rueppell