Seminar Series

Seminars are held on Mondays from 12-1 p.m. in Gottwald Auditorium.

Spring 2023

Monday, January 9, 2023

Dr. Carolina Penalva-Arana, Environmental Protection Specialist

  • Where your talents and the needs of the world cross, there lies your calling-My journey to civil service

Monday, January 23, 2023

Dr. Colin Echeverria Aitken, Vassar College

  • How and where to begin: The role of eIF3 in assembling the translational machinery

Monday, January 30, 2023

Rachel Pearcy Tillage, National Institute on Drug Abuse

  • Finding the intersection of science and society: a journey from the lab to science policy

Monday, February 6, 2023

Dr. Sasha Fraser, Regeneron

  • An Industry Perspective: Diagnostics and Drug Development
  • Gottwald Auditorium & Zoom

Monday, February 13, 2023

Dr. Ruwanthi Gunawardane, Allen Institute for Cell Science

  • Tentative

Monday, February 20, 2023

Dr. Javier Tabima Restrepo, Clark University

  •  Evolutionary Genomics of fungi: Fungal and oomycete populations and the boundaries of species in the scope of genomics

Monday, February 27, 2023

Dr. Hannah Tuson, Locus Biosciences

  • Building better bacteriophage cocktails using genetic engineering and high-throughput automation

Monday, March 13, 2023

Dr. Ricardo Mallarino, Princeton University

  • The developmental basis of biological diversity: lessons from mammalian skin

Monday, March 20, 2023

Dr. Shoshanah Inwood, The Ohio State University

  • How my biology degree prepared me to be a sociologist researching the ways our food system is dependent on farmer access to health insurance

Monday, March 27, 2023

Biology Honors Thesis Presentations

  • Chris Rawson-"Characterization of a Novel Namib Desert Nematode, Panagrolaimus sp"

  • Becca Walsh-"Physiological, temporal, and environmental determinants of forge fish caloric content in the Gulf of Mexico"


Monday, April 3, 2023

Biology Honors Thesis Presentations

  • Lex Misoka
  • Dominique Pham

Monday, April 10, 2023

Biology Honors Thesis Presentations

  • Elizabeth Forrey
  • Sam Kelly

Contact seminar series organizer Stacey Criswell with questions.