FSU Biology - FSU Biology - Colloquium series, 2020-2019

Department of Biological Science

at Florida State University

2020-2021 Biological Science Colloquium Series

Colloquia meet at 4:00 p.m. on Thursdays, via Zoom. Meeting links are distributed by department email list; FSU members, subscribe at Bio-Everyone list management; non-FSU members, BioNotes. To request an individual link without subscribing to a mailing list, contact that talks host.

Fall Series

  • September 10 (4:00 p.m., Zoom): Dr. Mary T. Mendonca, Department of Biological Sciences, Auburn University, AL
    Environmental stressors, stress responsiveness, and immunocompetence: implications for reproduction, disease resistance, and conservation
    Host: To be announced

  • September 17 (4:00 a.m., Zoom): Dr. David Civitello, Department of Biology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
    Hungry hungry schistos: the resource ecology of epidemics and control
    Host: Dr. Michael Cortez

  • September 24 (4:00 p.m., Zoom): Dr. Maria Servedio, Department of Biology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
    The effects of sexual selection on the origin of species
    Host: Sarah Kettlekamp

  • October 8 (4:00 p.m., Zoom): Dr. Phoebe L. Stewart, Department of Pharmacology, Case Western Reserve University
    Engineering of oncolytic adenovirus for systemic cancer therapy
    Host: Dr. M. Elizabeth Stroupe

  • October 15 (4:00 p.m., Zoom): Dr. Hong Ma, Huck Distinguished Research Professor of Plant Molecular Biology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
    Genome and gene duplications in flowering plants affecting major reproductive developmental and adaptive traits
    Host: Dr. Hongchang Cui

  • October 22 (4:00 p.m., Zoom): Dr. Orou Gaoue, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
    Plant-human interactions in a changing world
    Host: Dr. Michael Cortez

  • October 29 (4:00 p.m., Zoom):
    Host: To be announced

  • November 12 (4:00 p.m., Zoom): Dr. Nicholas J. Gotelli, Department of Biology, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT
    Forecasting nature: ecological experiments in a time of planetary change
    Host: Dr. Brian D. Inouye

  • November 19 (4:00 p.m., Zoom): Dr. Alistair Boettiger, Department of Developmental Biology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
    Visualizing 3D DNA paths and gene expression during development
    Host: Dr. Peter Fraser

Spring Series