Spring 2019 Microbiology Seminar Series

Tuesday/Thursday, 11:30am, 222 Morrill Science Center II
Coordinator: Yasu Morita, 545-4604

Next Steps in Understanding and Controlling Foodborne Viruses

Matthew Moore, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Food Sciences, UMass Amherst

Host: Yasu Morita

Thursday, January 31, 2019 - 11:30am

Title: TBD

Marta Gaglia, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Molecular Biology & Microbiology, Tufts University

Host: Mandy Muller

Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 11:30am

Fungal Redox Enzymes Involved in the Degradation of Plant Cell Wall Polysaccharides -Auxiliary Activities Family 9 and 12 Enzymes

Makoto Yoshida, Ph.D.

Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology

Host: Barry Goodell

Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 11:30am

Title: TBD

Paula V. Welander, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Earth System Science, Stanford University

Host: Jim Holden

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 11:30am

A Day in the life of a Public Health Laboratorian

Christina Egan, Ph.D.

Host: Microbiology Graduate Student Group

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 11:30am

Title: TBD

Ana Luisa Maldonado-Contreras, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Microbiology and Physiological Systems, UMass Medical School

Host: Kristen DeAngelis

Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 11:30am

Sensing More than a Quorum: The Role of Pheromones in the Light-Organ Symbiont Vibrio fischeri

Eric Stabb, Ph.D.

Professor of Microbiology, University of Georgia

Host: Yasu Morita

Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 11:30am

Title: TBD

Rahul Kohli, M.D. & Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

Host: Steven Van Alstine/MGSG

Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 11:30am