Graduate Seminar Archive for 2015

 
2015 Archive
Date & TimeEvent & Location
Dec. 04
3:00 pm to
3:30 pm
Dr. Vincent Racaniello
Antagonism of Innate Immunity by Picornaviruses

Affiliation: Professor of Microbiology & Immunology, Columbia University
Location: Harned Auditorium (102)
Nov. 20
3:00 pm to
3:30 pm
Dr. Erik Hom
Of Chance and Necessity: Adventures in Synthetic Ecology

Affiliation: Assistant Professor of Biology, The University of Mississippi
Location: Harned Auditorium (102)
Nov. 13
3:00 pm to
4:00 pm
Kayla Fast
Malaria parasitemia and prevalence in the Tufted Titmouse (Baeolophus bicolor)
Mary Elizabeth Huddleston
Impact pcp1 mutations Have on ATP synthase super-complex assembly and mitochondrial morphology

Affiliation: Biological Sciences Masters Exit Seminars, Mississippi State University
Location: Harned Auditorium (102)
Nov. 06
3:00 pm to
4:00 pm
Jillian Harris
Analyzing the Influence Oxygen Deprivation has on the Capability of Listeria Monocytogenes to Induce Listeriosis in Gerbils
Chris Savell
Title TBD
Chris Savell
Titles TBD

Affiliation: Masters Exit Seminars Biological Sciences
Location: Harned Auditorium (102)
Oct. 30
3:00 pm to
3:30 pm
Anita Khadka
The Functional Role of sFRP3/4 in the Wnt Network that governs Positioning of the Anterior Neuroectoderm Around the Anterior Pole in the Sea Urchin Embryo

Affiliation: Biological Sciences Masters Exit Seminar Mississippi State University
Location: Harned Auditorium (102)
Oct. 23
3:00 pm to
3:30 pm
Dr. Martin Kolisko
Going, Going, Gone: Metamonada as a Model System for Understanding the Reductive Evolution of anaerobic mitochondria

Affiliation: Postdoctoral Fellow, The Biodiversity Research Centre, University of British Columbia
Location: Harned Auditorium (102)
Oct. 16
3:00 pm to
3:30 pm
Dr. Federico Hoffmann
Evolutionary Interplay between TEs and piRNA in Mammals

Affiliation: Assistant Professor, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology, & Plant Pathology, Mississippi State University
Location: Harned Auditorium (102)
Oct. 09
3:00 pm to
3:30 pm
Dr. Juan Lopez-Bautista
The Green Algal Tree of Life

Affiliation: Professor of Biological Sciences, University of Alabama
Location: Harned Auditorium (102)
Oct. 02
3:00 pm to
3:30 pm
Dr. Joan Strassmann
Social Behaviotr and Mutualism in the Social Ameoba Dictyostelium discoideum

Affiliation: Charles Rebstock Professor of Biology, Washington University in St Louis
Location: Harned Auditorium (102)
Sep. 25
3:00 pm to
3:30 pm
Dr. Brian Counterman
The Origin of Species Told From the Wings of a Butterfly

Affiliation: Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences Mississippi State University
Location: Harned Auditorium (102)
Sep. 18
3:00 pm to
3:30 pm
Dr. Robert Fleischer
Disease, Genomics and Conservation of Endangered Species

Affiliation: Center Head, Center for Conservation and Evolutionary Genetics, Smithsonian Institution
Location: Harned Auditorium (102)
Sep. 11
3:00 pm to
3:30 pm
Mr. Ben Sharpe
Hazardous Waste Training

Affiliation: Hazardous Waste Officer, Environmental Health & Safety, Mississippi State University
Location: Harned Auditorium (102)
Aug. 28
3:00 pm to
3:30 pm
Dr. Diana Outlaw
What Are Malaria Parasites and Why Are There So Many of Them?

Affiliation: Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences Mississippi State University
Location: Harned Auditorium (102)
Apr. 24
3:00 pm to
4:30 pm
Hanna Dorman
Genetic Structure of Rhizobia Associated with Chamaecrista fasciculata
Keshav Sharma
TBD
Morgan Wright
The Effect of Oxygen on Bile Resistance in Listeria monocytogenes
M.S. Exit Seminars

Affiliation: Department of Biological Sciences Mississippi State University
Location: Harned Auditorium (Room 102)
Apr. 17
3:00 pm to
4:30 pm
David Larson
Investigating Phylogenetic Relationships of Mosquito-borne Avian-malaria in Mississippi
Brant McNeese
TBD
Gabe Posadas
Characterization of the Ability of Yeast Probiotics and Paraprobiotics to Directly Interact with Gram-positive and Gram-negative Bacteria
M.S. Exit Seminars

Affiliation: Department of Biological Sciences Mississippi State University
Location: Harned Auditorium (Room 102)
Apr. 10
3:00 pm to
4:30 pm
Aressa Coley
Transposable Element Content in the Megachile Rotunda Genome
Joseph Bryant
The Impact of Pyruvate Oxidase (SPxB) on the Release of Pneumolysin in Streptococcus Pneumonia
Chase Robinson
TBD
M.S. Exit Seminars

Affiliation: Department of Biological Sciences Mississippi State University
Location: Harned Auditorium (Rm 102)
Mar. 20
3:00 pm to
3:30 pm
Dr. David Matus
Cell Cycle Regulation of Cell Invasive Behavior: Insights from C. elegans Uterine-Vulval Development

Affiliation: Assistant Professor Department of Biochemistry and Cell Biology Stony Brook University
Location: Harned Auditorium (Rm 102)
Mar. 06
3:00 pm to
3:30 pm
Steven Shaak
Selection Dynamics in Heliconius Hybrid Zone and the Origin of Adaptive Variation
Ph.D. Exit Seminar

Affiliation: Department of Biological Sciences Mississippi State University
Location: Harned Auditorium (Rm 102)
Feb. 27
3:00 pm to
3:30 pm
Dr. David McClay
Embryonic Development: A Systems Analysis of Morphogenesis

Affiliation: Professor Duke University
Location: Harned Auditorium (Rm 102)
Feb. 20
3:00 pm to
4:00 pm
Katie Heath
Characterization of the Relationships of ROS and Bcl-2 Family Members During Streptococcus pneumoniae and Staphylococcus aureus Challenge
Jessica Martin
Evidence for Age-Dependent Selection in Iguana delicatissima: Does Inbreeding Depression Shape Population Dynamics
M.S. Exit Seminars

Affiliation: Department of Biological Sciences Mississippi State University
Location: Harned Auditorium (Rm 102)
Feb. 13
3:00 pm to
3:30 pm
Sara Shields-Menard
Ph.D. Exit Seminar
Waste to Biodiesel: Characterization of Rhodococcus rhodochrous as a Novel Lipid Accumulator

Affiliation: Department of Biological Sciences Mississippi State University
Location: Harned Auditorium (Rm 102)
Feb. 06
3:00 pm to
3:30 pm
Reid Hargrove
Defining Disease Burden and Endemic Foci of Tick-Borne Relapsing Fever Spirochetes
M.S. Exit Seminar

Affiliation: Department of Biological Sciences Mississippi State University
Location: Harned Auditorium (Rm 102)
Jan. 23
3:00 pm to
3:30 pm
Dr. Jun Liao
Cardiac Bioengineering: 3D Visualization of Myocardial Infarction, Scar ECM Biomechanics, and Patch Repairing

Affiliation: Associate Professor Agricultural and Biological Engineering Mississippi State University
Location: Harned Hall Auditorium (Rm 102)