Fall 2019 Microbiology Seminar Series

Tuesday/Thursday, 11:30am, 222 Morrill Science Center II
Coordinator: Kristen DeAngelis, 577-4669

Ecology of N20-Reducers in Arable Soils

Luiz Domeignoz-Horta, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Research Associate, UMass
Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 11:30am

Oncogenic Activities of Human Papillomaviruses

Karl Munger, Ph.D.
Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 11:30am

Host: Mandy Muller

Identification of Environmental Bacteria from Colonies by MALDI

Kenneth C. Parker, Ph.D.
Virgin Instruments/SimulTOF Systems (www.simultof.com)
Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 11:30am

Host: Kristen DeAngelis

Fungal Responses to Climate Change  and Consequences to Biogeochemical Cycles

Adriana Romero-Olivares, Ph.D.
Post Doctoral Research Associate, University of New Hampshire
Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 11:30am

Host: Kristen DeAngelis

Hitting Malaria and Tuberculosis with the Same Bullet? Dxr Inhibitors as Antimicrobials

Cynthia Dowd, Ph.D.
George Washington University
Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 11:30am

Host: Yasu Morita

Host-Microbe Interactions in an Evolutionary Model Organism

Kat Milligan-Myhre, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences, University of Alaska Anchorage
Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 11:30am

The Science of Learning..Tricks to Easily Implement in the Classroom

Chris Hakala, Ph.D.
Professor, Springfield College
Tuesday, November 5, 2019 - 11:30am

Host: Heather Reed

The Deep Biosphere of the Costa Rica Margin

Jennifer Biddle, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, College of Earth, Ocean and Environment, University of Delaware
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - 11:30am

Host: Jim Holden

Re-Invasion of Lyme Disease in the Northeastern U.S.

Dustin Brisson, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Biology, University of Pennsylvania
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 11:30am