Biology Seminars Spring 2020

Location: 102 Aiken Center (note change from fall semester)
Time: Mondays and Fridays, Noon to 12:50 p.m.

January 17, 2020                                
Cristian Gutierrez-Ibanez, PhD
Post-Doctoral Fellow
University of Alberta
Department of Psychology
"Organization and evolution of forebrain-cerebellar pathways in birds"
January 24, 2020
 
David Ehrlich, PhD
Post-Doctoral Fellow
Columbia University
"Development of the sensory control of movement in zebrafish"
January 27, 2020
Estefania Azevedo, PhD
Postdoctoral Associate
The Rockefeller University
"Cognitive Control of Feeding: Linking Sensory Inputs to Behavior Outputs"
January 31, 2020
Jeff Jones, PhD
Postdoctoral Scholar
Washington University in St. Louis
"Ins and outs of circadian time: from genes and circuits to behavior and physiology"
February 3, 2020
 
Rachel Olzer, PhD Candidate
University of Minnesota
"The costs (and benefits) of standing out: Alternative reproductive behavior and signal loss in crickets"
February 7, 2020
Jessica Cole, PhD Candidate
Amanda Northrop, PhD Candidate
Alex Burnham, PhD Candidate
University of Vermont
Department of Biology
February 10, 2020
Shane Liddelow, PhD
Assistant Professor
New York University
Department of Neuroscience and Physiology
"What do reactive astrocytes (really) do?"
February 21, 2020
Taylor Stewart, PhD Candidate
Helaina Stergas, PhD Candidate
Herman Chege, PhD Candidate
University of Vermont
Department of Biology
February 24, 2020
Erin O'Neill, MS Candidate
University of Vermont
Department of Biology
February 28, 2020
Ben Block, MS Candidate
University of Vermont
Department of Biology
March 2, 2020
T. Mitchell Aide, PhD
Universidad de Puerto Rico
Department of Biology
"Acoustic biodiversity monitoring works and it's cheap, so why don't we use it more?"
March 16, 2020
Anna Schmoker, PhD Candidate
University of Vermont
Department of Biology
March 20, 2020
Emily Mikucki, PhD Candidate
University of Vermont
Department of Biology
March 23, 2020
Allison Barner, PhD
Clare Booth Luce Assistant Professor of Biology
Colby College
Department of Biology
March 30, 2020
Caroline Dumas, PhD Candidate
Emily Shore, MS Candidate
University of Vermont
Department of Biology
April 3, 2020
Lisa Chamberland, PhD Candidate
University of Vermont
Department of Biology
April 7, 2020
A. Valance Washington, PhD
Professor
Universidad de Puerto Rico
Department of Biology
"Novel insights into platelet functionalization of fibrinogen by The Triggering Receptor Expressed in Myeloid Cells (TREM) - Like transcript (TLT)-1"
April 13, 2020
Lindsey Pett, PhD Candidate
Lily Shapiro, MS Candidate
Lindsey Cathcart, PhD Candidate
University of Vermont
Department of Biology
April 17, 2020
Raquel Lima, PhD Candidate
University of Vermont
Department of Biology
April 20, 2020
Victor Luria, PhD
Postdoc
Harvard Medical School
Department of Systems Biology
"Novel Genes Arise by Non-Copying Mechanisms, Enable Protein Structural Innovation and Function in the Brain"
April 27, 2020
Emily Price, PhD Candidate
University of Vermont
Department of Biology
May 1, 2020
Lauren Ash, PhD Candidate
Csenge Petak, PhD Candidate
Alison Hall, PhD Candidate
University of Vermont
Department of Biology