Seminars and events

Forest Biology Seminar Series - FORB 560

Seminars are held on Wednesdays, 2:30-3:30 p.m. in Cunningham 146 unless otherwise posted.


Date Topic Presenter
May 10

“Novel roles for old compounds:  Condensed tannins help protect poplar trees against oxidative damage from drought and UV-B stress”

Gerry Gourlay, PhDc UVic

May 24

“Transcriptional regulation of flavonoid biosynthesis: a complex network of MYB transcription factors in poplar”

David Ma, PhDc

The Forest Biology Seminar Series features recent work of Centre faculty, postdoctoral fellows, students and visitors, and is held as part of FORB 560 (a required course for all graduate students conducting research through the Centre).

In addition to the Forest Biology Seminar Series, those of interest to Centre research staff may be sponsored by other UVic departments and Centres including: