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Lester Newman Seminar Series

Fall term seminars will be held on Thursdays from 12:00-1:00 PM in the Science Building 1, Room 107. (1025 SW Mill Street, Portland, Oregon 97201). These lectures are free and open to the public.

Fall Term 2016

**Please note that the Biology Department seminar is now in Science Building 1, Room 107.

Date

Seminar

SEP

29

TBA

Presented by Dr. Anne Royer, Willamette University

Hosted by Dr. Mitch Cruzan

OCT

06

Finding The Parasites Before They Find Us.

Implementation of the DAMA protocol.

Presented by Dr. Scott Gardner, University of Nebraska - Lincoln

Hosted by Dr. Luis Ruedas

OCT

 13

Evolutionary developmental biology: How the turtle forms its shell (an intro to evolutionary biology, using the turtle shell as an example)

Presented by Dr. Scott Gilbert, Swathmore College

Hosted by Dr. Jason Podrabsky

OCT

 20

TBA

Presented by TBA

Hosted by TBA

OCT

27

TBA

Presented by Dr. Miriam Zelditch, University of Michigan

Hosted by Luis Ruedas

NOV

03

Bacterial genome degeneration in the early stages of symbiosis

Presented by Dr. Colin Dale, The University of Utah

Hosted by Dr. Rahul Raghavan

NOV

 10

TBA

Presented by TBA

Hosted by TBA

NOV

17

TBA

Presented by Dr. Daniel Voth, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Hosted by Rahul Raghavan

NOV

24

TBA

Presented by TBA

Hosted by TBA

DEC

01

High throughput biology with droplet based microfluidics

Presented by Dr. Adam Abate, University of California - San Francisco

Hosted by Dr. Ken Stedman

** A complete list of the 2015-Present seminars is available.