FSU Biology - FSU Biology - Colloquium series, 2022-2021

Department of Biological Science

at Florida State University

2022-2023 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 8: Dr. Tongqin Zhou, Chief, Structural Bioinformatics Core Section, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease
    From antibody to vaccine: structural vaccinology in the era of a pandemic
    Host: Dr. Fanxiu Zhu

  • September 22: Dr. Paul Bienasz, Laboratory of Retrovirology, The Rockefeller Universiy, Rockefeller, NY
    Antibodies versus SARS-CoV-2: resisting resistance
    Host: Dr. Ashwanth Francis

  • September 29: Dr. Gavin Naylor, Director, Florida Program for Shark Research, Florida Museum of Natural History, Gainesville, FL
    Why are there so many different forms of life?
    Host: Ashley Dawdy

  • October 13: Dr. Doug Koshland, Distinguished Chair in the Biological Sciences & Professor of Genetics, Genomics, Evolution, and Development, University of California, Berkeley, CA
    The biology and molecular mechanism of higher order chromosome structure
    Host: Dr. Hong-Guo Yu

  • October 20 (4:00 p.m., TBD): Dr. Toby Beth Freedman, President, Synapsis Search, Biotechnology Recruiting company
    Finding your path: the many careers in the life Ssciences/biotechnology industry
    Host: Maria Quintero Rodriguez

  • November 10: Dr. Katie Lotterhos, Marine and Environmental Sciences, Northeastern University, Nahant, MA
    Paradigms and paradoxes in global change biology
    Host: Dr. Don Levitan

Spring Series