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

Host: Mandy Muller

Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 11:30am

Identification of Environmental Bacteria from Colonies by MALDI

Kenneth C. Parker, Ph.D.

Virgin Instruments/SimulTOF Systems (www.simultof.com)

Host: Kristen DeAngelis

Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 11:30am

Fungal Responses to Climate Change  and Consequences to Biogeochemical Cycles

Adriana Romero-Olivares, Ph.D.

Post Doctoral Research Associate, University of New Hampshire

Host: Kristen DeAngelis

Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 11:30am

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

Cynthia Dowd, Ph.D.

George Washington University

Host: Yasu Morita

Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 11:30am

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

Host: Heather Reed

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 - 11:30am

The Deep Biosphere of the Costa Rica Margin

Jennifer Biddle, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, College of Earth, Ocean and Environment, University of Delaware

Host: Jim Holden

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - 11:30am

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