The Seminar Series provides a weekly forum for research presentations by faculty, students, and invited guest speakers of national and international prominence. The seminar is attended by all students in the program, as well as faculty and guests from other departments and programs on campus. High-spirited discussion is encouraged.
The director of the series, Prof. Marco Hefti, screens the presentations to ensure a uniformly high level of quality.
The format encourages student-faculty interaction. Faculty and invited guest speakers are introduced by a neuroscience graduate student, who provides a brief overview of the presentation as well as a personal introduction.
Seminars are held on Tuesday afternoon from 4:00 to 5:00 and is typically held at one of the locations listed below:
Please view the schedule for each seminar's meeting ID.
- BSB = Auditorium 1 Bowen Science Building (Default location)
- BBE = 101 Biology Building East (4th Tuesday of the month), 4:00 - 5:30 PM
- MERF = 2117 Medical Education and Research Facility (Guest Speakers)
|FALL SEMINAR SCHEDULE|
|23-Aug||Dan Tranel (Welcome)||Tim Skog||Adriana Rivera-Dompenciel||101 BBE|
|30-Aug||Faculty Data Blitz|
|6-Sep||Parker Abbott||Maggie Tish|
|13-Sep||Katelyn Joyal||Noah Armstrong|
|20-Sep||Emily Walsh||Ryan Betters|
|27-Sep||Ben Rangel||Bess Glickman||Camille Hanes||101 BBE|
|4-Oct||Sydney Houlton||Annette Klomp|
|11-Oct||Dr. Jake Kurczek - Loras College|
|18-Oct||Jess Purnell||Alex Alario|
|25-Oct||Marco Pipoly||Matt McGregor||Angela Richardson||101 BBE|
|1-Nov||Amanda Bullert||Amy Barry|
|8-Nov||Micah Johnson||Maya Evans|
|29-Nov||Dr. Theodore Price - UT Dallas|
|6-Dec||Ustave Mukherjee||Bill Milanick|
|13-Dec||Jax Skye||Sam Pierson|