University of Vermont

Burack Distinguished Lecture Series

Distinguished Guest Speakers - Fall 2018

Note: Lecture details will be posted as they become finalized. Recorded videos will be posted here as they become available.


Mark Lubell - September 18
Professor and Director of the Center for Environmental Policy and Behavior, University of California-Davis

"Cooperation In The Face Of Complexity - The Future Of Water Governance"
4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Grossman School of Business
Ifshin Hall, 1st Floor Auditorium
Reception immediately following in the Ifshin Courtyard

Sponsored by the Community Development and Applied Economics, Nutrition and Food Science, and the Gund Institute on Environment


Lisa Feldman Barrett - September 24
University Distinguished Professor of Psychology, Northeastern University

"Why Words Matter - Lessons From Neuroanatomy"
4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Livak Ballroom
Dudley H. Davis Center
Reception immediately following in the Fireplace Lounge

Sponsored by the Department of Psychological Science and the Center for Teaching and Learning


Jago Cooper - October 3
Curator, Head of the Americas Section, The Brittish Museum
Documentary filmmaker, including Lost Kingdoms of South America and Lost Kingdoms of Central America for the BBC

"The Americas In A New Age Of Discovery"
4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Fleming 101
Reception immediately following in Ifshin Courtyard

Sponsored by the Department of Anthropology, with support from the UVM Humanities Center and the Fleming Museum of Art


Huajian Gao, Ph.D. - October 4
Walter H. Annenberg Professor of Engineering, Brown University
Past Director, Max Planck Institute for Metals Research

"Mechanics of Cell-Nanomaterial Interactions: Applications in Nanomedicine and Nanotoxicity"
4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Waterman Memorial Lounge
Reception immediately following in Waterman Manor

Sponsored by the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, with support from the departments of Physics, Electrical and Biomedical Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering


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