June 9 through June 13, 2014
Monday, June 9, 1:30 pm, 2057 KIN—DISSERTATION DEFENSE, "Adaptation, diversification, and desert ecology of the most diverse order of mammals (Mammalia, Rodentia)," Bader Alhajeri, Department of Biological Science, FSU. Advisor: Dr. Scott Steppan.
Tuesday, June 10, 3:00 pm, 2057 KIN—DISSERTATION DEFENSE, "Stable chromosome units underlie replication-timing regulation in mammalian development," Benjamin Pope, Department of Biological Science, FSU. Advisor: Dr. David Gilbert.
Wednesday, June 11, 12:00 pm, 1306 COM—BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES SEMINAR , TBA, Dr. Wendi S. Neckameyer, Department of Pharmacological and Physiological Science, Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO. Host: Dr. Timothy Megraw.
Friday, June 13, 11:00 am, 2057 KIN—, Special presentation on Cuban biodiversity, ecosystems, and natural resource management, Ernesto Reyes, Independent wildlife photographer and Cuban National Parks biologist. Host: Caroline Stahala. Presentation will include discussion of natural-resource management with little federal funding, carrying out research in remote areas, and images of native and endemic species of Cuba.