Biology Seminars

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Spring 2022 Seminar Series: Department of Biology


Unless otherwise indicated, seminars will be in 139 Shumaker Research Building on Fridays at noon.

Flowering tree in springJanuary 14:  Dr. Robin Cooper, University of Kentucky, “The mysterious effects of lipopolysaccharides (LPS) directly on synaptic transmission: last-minute decisions". Host: Dr. Dae-Sung Hwangbo.  This lecture will be on Teams. 

January 28: Dr. Carrie Bohnert, UofL School of Medicine.  "Simulation, Social Science, and Vaccine Hesitancy."  Host: Dr. Sarah Emery.  This lecture will be on Teams.

February 18:  Reserved for faculty search candidate.

February 25:  Reserved for faculty search candidate.

March 4:  Dr. Katy Heath, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Host: Dr. Natalie Christian.

March 11: Dr. Jonathan Bauer from Miami University. Host: Dr. Sarah Emery.

March 25: Dr. Noah Ashley, Western Kentucky University, “Cool clocks: circadian rhythms, hormones, and sleep in arctic-breeding songbirds.” Host: Dr. Cindy Corbitt 

April 8: Dr. Catherine Linnen, University of Kentucky: Host: Dr. Alycia Lackey.

April 15: Dr. Ashley Helton, University of Connecticut. Host: Dr. Andrew Mehring.