The Biology Department holds hour long seminars every Thursday at 4pm throughout the semester. Find flyers with more information on the second floor of DeGrace hall, sign up for the Biology Seminar emailing list biosem@case.edu, or contact Department Assistant Mikaela Libens (mxl1349@case.edu) with questions.

Spring 2022

Fall 2021

Name Date Institution Seminar Title Website Host

 

Dr. Jessica Fox

 

9/2/21

 

Case Western Reserve University

 

“Combining sensory information for flexible behaviors at high speed”

 

https://biology.case.edu/faculty/jessica-fox/

 

 

Dr. Mark Willis

Promotion seminar

 

 

 

 

 

9/9/21

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Basil el Jundi

basil.el-jundi@uni-wuerzburg.de

 

 

9/16/21

 

University of Wurzburg

 

 

 

http://www.insectnavigation.com/

 

 

Dr. Jessica Fox

 

Dr. Emily Baird

emily.baird@zoologi.su.se

 

9/23/21

 

Stockholm University-Sweden

“Some don’t like it hot: Assessing the effect of climate change on the morphology and behaviour of insect pollinators”

 

https://www.insectlabsu.com/

 

 

Dr. Jessica Fox

 

Dr. W. Seth Childer

 

9/30/2021

 

University of Pittsburgh

 

 

 

 

https://www.chem.pitt.edu/person/w-seth-childers

 

 

 

10/7/21

 

Dr. Ankur Saxena

saxenaa@uic.edu

 

10/14/2021

 

University of Chicago Illinois

 

Won’t You Be My Neighbor?: Local Signaling Drives Continuous Olfactory Neurogenesis

 

https://bios.uic.edu/profiles/saxena-ankur/

 

 

Dr. Radhika Atit

 

Fall Break- no seminar.

 

10/21/2021

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name Date Institution Seminar Title Website Host

 

Dr. Giovanni  Bosco

 

Giovanni.Bosco@dartmouth.edu

 

 

 

10/28/2021

 

Dartmouth Geisel School of Medicine

 

 

www.boscogeneticslab.com

 

Dr. Nicole Crown

 

Dr. Julijana Gjorgjieva

julegjor@gmail.com

 

11/4/2021

Max Planck Institute for Brain Research

https://brain.mpg.de/gjor/cv

 

 

Dr. Jessica Fox

 

Dr. Dan Bergstrahl

dan.bergstralh@rochester.edu

 

 

11/11/2021

 

University of Rochester

 

“Depth, not Breadth: How Do Epithelial Cells Organize in Z?”

 

https://www.sas.rochester.edu/bio/people/faculty/bergstralh_daniel/index.php

 

 

Dr. Nicole Crown

 

Dr. Kieran Samuk

ksamuk@ucr.edu

 

 

11/18/2021

 

University of California Riverside

 

“The Evolution and Consequences of     Recombination Rate Variation”

 

 

https://www.samuklab.com/

 

Dr. Nicole Crown

 

No seminar-

Thanksgiving Break

 

11/25/2021

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Dylan Childs

 

 

12/2/21