Departmental Seminar Schedule

All seminars are Thursday at 4:00 pm, Meade Hall, room: 112 (unless posted otherwise).


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

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



Spring 2020  Spring 2011 Seminar Schedule





Jan 23 & 30

Biology Grad Students

Southeastern Louisiana University

Presentation of graduate research projects.

Feb 6

Dr. Mark Davis

Tulane University

Adapting to changing coasts: Managed retreat through the lens of law and policy.

Feb 13


Dr. Shannon Martin


An integrated ecosystem assessment of Barataria Basin.

Feb 20

Mardis Gras Speaker

Dr. Anne Yoder

Duke University

Cryptic is as cryptic does: Intriguing patterns of speciation in Madagascar’s mouse lemurs.

March 12


Dr. Donald Walker

Middle Tennessee State University

Host-microbiome-pathogen interactions: A comparative approach across ecological scales.
March 26

Dr. Joel Atallah

University of New Orleans

Many roads to independence: Comparing the maternal-zygotic transition across Drosophila species.
April 2

Dr. Kate Ihle

USDA Honey Bee Breeding

Honey bee behavioral genetics.  

April 30

Dr. Travis Hagey

Mississippi University for Women

Adaptation and diversity of lizards with adhesive pads.

2018: The Art of Aquarium Keeping Communicates Science and Conservation

May 7

Super Speaker

Dr. Melanie Stiassny

American Museum of Natural History

Fish biodiversity and systematics.
   Previous seminars:  

Spring 2019   Spring 2016 Seminar Schedule

Fall 2019 Fall 2016 Seminar Schedule   

Spring 2018   Spring 2016 Seminar Schedule

Fall 2018  Fall 2016 Seminar Schedule   

Spring 2017   Spring 2016 Seminar Schedule

Fall 2017  Fall 2016 Seminar Schedule 


Spring 2016  Spring 2016 Seminar Schedule

Fall 2016  Fall 2016 Seminar Schedule

  Spring 2015  Spring 2015 Seminar Schedule Fall 2015  Fall 2015 Seminar Schedule
  Spring 2014  Spring 2014 Seminar Schedule Fall 2014  Fall 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