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Events and Seminars

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Seminars

The Department of Biology's Seminar Series 2014-2015

The Department of Biology Seminar Series runs from September 2014- April 2015.  Seminars occur on Fridays at 2:30 pm in the Cunningham Bldg. Room 146 (unless otherwise noted).

 Date

 Speaker

 Title

 Host

Fiday, March 27, 2015

Dr. Ric Brodeur

Research Fishery Biologist, NOAA Fisheries

"Interactions Between Jellyfish and Marine Fish and Fisheries:Insights into Fisheries Sustainability"

Dr. Rana El-Sabaawi and Eric Hertz

Friday, March 20, 2015

Lu Guan

PhD Candidate University of Victoria

"Spatial and Temporal Dynamics of Larval Fish Assemblages in the Strait of Georgia"

 Dr. John Dower

Friday, March 13, 2015

Dr. Melissa Garren

Postdoctoral Reseracher at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

"The Sea We Rarely See: Connecting Microscale Processes to Ecosystem Function " 

 Dr. Julia Baum

Friday, March 06, 2015

 Dr. Aerin Jacob

Postdoctoral Fellow, Geography University of Victoria

"Would you like carbon or chimps with that? Conserving and restoring an African rainfortest" 

 Dr. Rana El-Sabaawi

Friday, February 27, 2015

 Dr. Ruth Gates

Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, University of Hawaii

"Patterns Of Symbiont Diversit In Corals And Coral Reef Environments:
What Does It All Mean?
"

Seminar in Bob Wright Centre, Room A104

 Dr. Julia Baum

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Dr. Ruth Gates

Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, University of Hawaii

Distinguished Women Scholars Lecture

This Lecture is free and open to the public

 "The Wonderful World of Corals:  Harnessing Basic Science to Address an Ecological Crisis"

Bob Wright Centre, Room B150

7:00 pm

 Dr. Julia Baum

Friday, February 20, 2015

 Dr. Julie Keister

Associate Professor, University of Washington

"Diversity in marine zooplankton response to environmental stresses" 

 Dr. Rana El-Sabaawi

Friday, January 30, 2015

Laura Braden

PhD Candidate,
University of Victoria

"Susceptibility to infection by Lepeophtheirus salmonis is determined by both host and pararsite responses at the louse-salmon interface"

 Drs. Simon Jones and Ben Koop

Friday, December 5, 2014

Dr. Declan Ali

Associate Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta

"Factors involved in the development of excitatory synapses: a zebrafish perspective"

Dr. Raad Nashmi

Co-sponsored by Centre for Biomedical Research

CBR

Friday, November 28, 2014

Karyn Suchy

PhD Candidate, University of Victoria

"The importance of estimating crustacean zooplankton production in coastal marine ecosystems"

Dr. John Dower

Friday, November 21, 2014

Dr. Akash Sastri

Staff Scientist, Ocean Networks Canada

"Plankton community response to whole-lake manipulation of thermocline depth"

Dr. Rana El-Sabaawi

Friday, October 31, 2014

Dr. Fabio De Leo Cabrera

Staff Scientist, Ocean Networks Canada

"Benthic ecology of deep-sea submarine canyons: assessing biodiversity patterns for conservation strategies"

Dr. Francis Juanes

Friday, October 17, 2014

Dr. Katie Peichel

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Centre

"Genetics of adaptation and speciation in sticklebacks"

Dr. Rana El-Sabaawi

Friday, September 26, 2014

Cherisse Du Preez

PhD Candidate, University of Victoria

"Life is better when it's rough at the bottom: diversity responds to deep-sea topographic heterogeneity"

 Dr. Verena Tunnicliffe

Friday, September 19, 2014 Dr. Fred Sack UBC                           "Stomatal Development: from epigenetics to mustaches, idioblasts and functional redundancy"                                                                                                    

Dr. Juergen Ehlting

Note: co-sponsored by Forest Biology                                                      

Past Seminars

 




- Influences of climatic gradients and river network connectivity on gene flow of Fremont cottonwood in the American Southwest.
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