Seminar Series (held at noon in Rooke 116 unless noted) All are welcome!
Seminars sponsored by the Biology Department and the Bucknell University Lectureship Committee.
Thursday, Feb. 7
Sandy Field, Ph.D., Chair, Climate Reality Project, Susquehanna Valley Chapter, will present, "The impacts of climate change on our most vulnerable communities: The time to take action is NOW"
Host: Department of Biology
Friday, Feb. 22
Craig Frank, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Dept. of Biology, Fordham University, will present, "The resistance of bat species and populations to White-nose Syndrome"
Host: Ken Field
Thursday, Feb. 28
Nadia Aubin-Horth, Ph.D., Professor, Dept. of Biology, Laval University, will present, "An Integrative approach to study the interaction between a behaviour-modifying parasite and its fish host"
Host: Sarah Lower
Thursday, March 21
Rebecca Hale, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Dept. of Biology, University of North Carolina, will present, "Predators, mutualists, and the maintenance of a genetic polymorphism in the spotted salamander (Ambystoma maculatum)"
Host: Mizuki Takahashi
Thursday, April 4
Dorothy Hallberg, McKusick-Nathans Institute of Genetic Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, will present, "Using genomic approaches to unravel the origins of ovarian cancer"
Host: Mark Haussmann
Thursday, April 18
Laura Lagomarsino, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, will present, "Hummingbirds, bats, and mountains: The evolution of Neotropical Bellflowers"
Host: 2019 Burpee Lecture in Botany