Departmental Seminar Schedule

All seminars are Thursday at 4:00 pm, Meade Hall, room: 112.


The Biology Building and Meade Hallare located near the south-east corner of campus.

Click here for driving directions  to the Biology Building or for a printable campus map.



Fall 2014  Spring 2011 Seminar Schedule






28 August

Andy Coleman

Institute for Marine Mammal Studies

Biology and conservation of the Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtle in the northern Gulf of Mexico: optimizing research in a permit-limited world.

manuscript 1   manuscript 2

11 September

Brian Crother

Southeastern Louisiana University

Re-thinking the fundamental unit of biogeography: area of endemism.

manuscript 1   manuscript 2

9 October

Thomas Weise

Xavier University

How dietary supplements, industrial chemicals and pesticides can disrupt hormones and the endocrine system.

17 October

Meade 112

Col. John Whidden M.D., Ph.D.

National Interagency Public Health Disaster Management

Preventing US Critical Infrastructure Collapse Through Pandemic Ebola Risk Management Mitigation Measures.


Jason Bond

Auburn University 

Untangling the Spider Tree of Life.
manuscript 1   manuscript 2

30 October

Alex Harkess

University of Georgia

Identifying sex determination genes on the young asparagus Y chromosome.

6 November

Joseph Campo

Antigen Discovery, Inc., Irvine, CA

Proteome antibody screening methods for use in evaluation of immune responses to Plasmodium falciparum in malaria vaccine trials.

manuscript 1   manuscript 2   manuscript 3

20 November

Ray Schmidt

Southeastern Louisiana University

Stream capture and endemism: biogeographical insights of a West African biodiversity hotspot.

4 December

Grad Choice Speaker
Thane Wibbels

University of Alabama – Birmingham

Marine turtle conservation – molecular physiology – temperature dependent sex



  Previous seminars:  
  Spring 2014  Spring 2014 Seminar Schedule  
  Spring 2013  Spring 2013 Seminar Schedule Fall 2013  Fall 2013 Seminar Schedule
  Spring 2012  Spring 2012 Seminar Schedule Fall 2012  Fall 2012 Seminar Schedule
  Spring 2011  Spring 2011 Seminar Schedule Fall 2011  Fall 2011 Seminar Schedule
  Spring 2010  Spring 2010 Seminar Schedule Fall 2010  Fall 2010 Seminar Schedule
  Spring 2009  Spring 2009 Seminar Schedule Fall 2009  Fall 2009 Seminar Schedule
  Spring 2008  Spring 2008 Seminar Schedule Fall 2008  Fall 2008 Seminar Schedule
  Spring 2007  Spring 2007 Seminar Schedule Fall 2007  Fall 2007 Seminar Schedule
    Fall 2006  Fall 2006 Seminar Schedule