Omicron Theta Epsilon
Seminar Series - Fall 2013

4:00pm on Fridays in Holt 170
Refreshments at 3:30pm

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Date Speaker | Topic
DR. ROBERT DUBIE
Photometics, Inc., Chico CA, and the Dept of Biological Sciences, CSU, Chico
“SIV –Dvif proviral DNA vaccine with IL-15 adjuvant offers partial protection against highly pathogenic SIVmac251.”

JESSA GUISSE
The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation, Sacramento, CA
“Bring back the pollinators”

DR. ANDREW WHITEHEAD         
Department of Environmental Toxicology, UC Davis
"The genomics of physiological resilience in killifish"

DR. CHRIS IVEY    
Department of Biological Sciences, CSU Chico
“Recent advances in plant evolutionary ecology” 

DR. SIOBHAN BRADY      
Department of Plant Biology and Genome Center, UC Davis
“Mapping root gene regulatory networks”

Microbiology Candidate
DR. MATT ELLISON
Morehead State University
"Regulation of Zinc Homeostasis in Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Its Link to Virulence"

Microbiology Candidate
DR. CARL GUNDERSON
Northwestern University
"Neisseria gonorrhoeae resists killing by polymorphonuclear leukocytes"

Dr. Jeff Bell
Dept. of Biological Sciences, CSU Chico
"The Galapagos: Evidence of Evolution"

Jim Bishop
California and Nevada projects of the Global Observation Research Initiative in Alpine Environments (GLORIA)
“Alpine plants: Their Adaptations & Use as Biological Indicators of Climate Change.  An international program affords opportunities for student volunteers.”

NO SEMINAR

JENN YOST           
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, UC Santa Cruz
"Reproduction isolation between cryptic species of goldfields"

NO SEMINAR

DR. ERIC KNAPP
USFS Pacific Southwest Research Station, Redding CA
“Restoring a diverse forest understory plant community with variable-density thinning.”

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