Graduate Seminar Archive for 2017

 
Fall Semester 2017
Date & TimeEvent & Location
Nov. 17
3:00 pm to
4:00 pm
Dr. Brad Shuster Looking Inside the Cell: Mechanisms Driving Cell Division
Affiliation: Professor and Director of Molecular Biology Graduate Program, Department of Biology, New Mexico State University
Location: Harned Auditorium (Rm 102)
Nov. 03
3:00 pm to
4:00 pm
Dr. Evan Peacock Applied Zooarchaeology: A Solution in Search of a Problem
Affiliation: Professor & Interim Head, Department of Anthropology & Middle Eastern Cultures, Mississippi State University
Location: Harned Auditorium (Rm 102)
Oct. 27
3:00 pm to
4:00 pm
Dr. Kerry Oliver Defensive Symbiosis in Aphids
Affiliation: University of Georgia
Location: Harned Auditorium (Rm 102)
Oct. 20
3:00 pm to
4:00 pm
Dr. Gary Ervin Wetlands and Water Quality in Agricultural Landscapes
Affiliation: Professor Department of Biological Sciences Mississippi State University
Location: Harned Auditorium (Rm 102)
Oct. 13
3:00 pm to
4:00 pm
Dr. Felder Rushing Left Brain/Right Brain - Gardening's Scientist/Amateur Disconnect
Affiliation: Horticulturist and Nationally-Recognized Garden Journalist Jackson, Mississippi
Location: Harned Auditorium (Rm 102)
Sep. 29
3:00 pm to
4:00 pm
Dr. Zhaohua Peng Protein Lysine Acetylation, Malonylation, Succinylation, and 2-hydroxyisobutyrylation in Developing Rice Seed and Their Roles in Seed Metabolic Regulation and Nutrient Reservoir Development
Affiliation: Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology, & Plant Pathology, Mississippi State University
Location: Harned Auditorium (Rm 102)
Sep. 22
3:00 pm to
4:00 pm
Dr. Michael Sussman Development and Use of Mass Spectrometric Based Technology for Determining the Role of Plasma Membrane Proteins in Hormone Signaling
Affiliation: Bascom Chair Professor, Department of Biochemistry; Director, Biotechnology Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Location: Harned Auditorium (Rm 102)
Sep. 15
3:00 pm to
4:00 pm
Dr. Braden Leap Not a Zero-Sum Game: Incorporating the Messiness of Social Inequalities into Socio-Ecological Resilience Theory
Affiliation: Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, Mississippi State University
Location: Harned Auditorium (Rm 102)
Sep. 08
3:00 pm to
4:00 pm
Dr. Mike Sandel Evolution in the Coolest Hotspot: Adaptive Radiation of Lake Baikal Sculpins
Affiliation: Assistant Professor, Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, The University of West Alabama
Location: Harned Auditorium (Rm 102)
Sep. 01
3:00 pm to
4:00 pm
Dr. Susan Balenger Sexy Finches and Silent Crickets: Parasite Mediated Elaboration and Loss of Sexually Selected Traits
Affiliation: University of Mississippi
Location: Harned Auditorium (Rm 102)
Aug. 25
3:00 pm to
4:00 pm
Dr. Matt Niemiller Out of Sight, Out of Mind: The Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation of Subterranean Life
Affiliation: Assistant Professor of Ecology Department of Biological Sciences University of Alabama-Huntsville
Location: Harned Auditorium (Rm 102)
Apr. 21
3:00 pm to
4:00 pm
Dr. Richard Brown Paleoecology and Natural History of the Black Belt Prairie in Mississippi
Affiliation: Professor, Department of Biochemistry,Molecular Biology,Entomology & Plant Pathology, Mississippi State University
Location: Harned Auditorium (Room 102)
Apr. 07
3:00 pm to
4:00 pm
Dr. Eric O'Neill Rapid Evolution of a Novel Ecogeographic Cline in Introduced Ladybeetles
Affiliation: Assistant Professor of Population Genetics and Evolutionary Ecology, The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Mar. 31
3:00 pm to
4:00 pm
Dr. Ryan Garrick Evolutionary Processes that Generate and Maintain, or Compromise, Biodiversity
Affiliation: Assistant Professor of Biology, The University of Mississippi
Location: Harned Auditorium (Room 102)
Mar. 24
3:00 pm to
4:00 pm
Dr. Mark Hunter "Exploiting the Great Green Pharmacy: Self-Medication in Herbivores"
Affiliation: Henry A. Gleason Collegiate Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, The University of Michigan
Location: Harned Auditorium (Room 102)
Mar. 10
3:00 pm to
4:00 pm
Dr. Patrick Curtis "How Model is Model? Exploring Functionality through Cross-Organism Comparison"
Affiliation: Assistant Professor Department of Biology University of Mississippi
Location: Harned Auditorium (Room 102)