Fall 2017 Master List
Location: 111 Rowell
Noon to 12:50 p.m.

September 11, 2017 Dr. Bryan Ballif, Associate Professor
   University of Vermont
   Department of Biology

September 18, 2017 Dr. Alicia Ebert, Assistant Professor
   University of Vermont
   Department of Biology
“Semaphorin/Plexin Signaling During Zebrafish Development: And other Fish Tails”

September 25, 2017 Dr. Corlett Wood
   University of Toronto
   Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology

October 2, 2017 Dr. Joan Herbers
   Ohio State University
   “Gender Equity in Science: Why is it so hard?”

October 9, 2017 No Seminar – Fall Recess

October 16, 2017 Dr. Jonathan Grabowski, Associate Professor
   Northwestern University
   Marine & Environmental Sciences
   Investigating Community Structure on & Ecosystem Service Delivery from Oyster Reefs”

October 23, 2017 Dr. Dominique Gravel, Professor
   University of Sherbrooke
   Department of Biology
   “Beyond the checklist: the biogeography of ecological works”

October 30, 2017 Dr. William Landesman, Associate Professor
   Green Mountain College

York University
   Environmental Studies
“Using science to inform next steps in native bumblebee conservation and management”

November 13, 2017 Dr. Nathan Sanders, Professor
   University of Vermont
Rubenstein School of Environment & Natural Resources
   Director of Environmental Studies Program
“Using mechanistic experiments and macroecological models (mostly with ants) to understand biodiversity in a changing world.”

November 20, 2017 No Seminar – Thanksgiving Recess

November 27, 2017 Dr. Matthew Shoulders
   Massachusetts Institute of Technology
   Department of Chemistry
   “Host Proteostasis Modulates Influenza Evolution”

December 4, 2017 Dr. James S. Waters, Assistant Professor
   Providence College
   Department of Biology