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Departmental Seminars

To nominate a speaker: Verify availability of the date on the future or current schedule, then contact Laurence Zwiebel or Megan Behringer to schedule the speaker. Please include an email address for your speaker.


Click a link below to see a full listing of the Seminar Series schedules
  Archived


Unless otherwise noted, seminars are held at 4:10pm on Mondays during the academic year.

2020-2021 Seminars - Due to COVID-19, these will be held over Zoom unless otherwise noted. See each seminar flyer for the Zoom link.

Date  Seminar
August 17, 2020 TBD
August 24, 2020 Brandt Eichman; Chair, Department of Biological Sciences, Vanderbilt University
August 31, 2020 Ann Tate, Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences, Vanderbilt University
September 3, 2020 (Thurs) Shimian Q, Research Assistant Professor Candidate
September 7, 2020 Labor Day - no seminar
September 14, 2020 Yukiko Yamashita, MIT (Host: GSA/Natalie Wallace)
September 21, 2020 Horacia de la Iglesia, University of Washington (Host: Carl Johnson) Flyer
September 28, 2020 Levin T. Esters, Purdue University (Host: IBA/Kate Snyder)
October 5, 2020 Research in Progress talk - Maria Luisa Jabbur, Alyssa Rodriguez 
October 12, 2020 Kat Milligan-Myhre, University of Connecticut (Host: ASM and IBA/Anne Hatmaker)
October 19, 2020 Sydney Glassman; University of California, Riverside (Host: ASM/Anne Hatmaker) 
October 26, 2020 Marisela Matinez-Cola, Utah State University (Host:IBA/Kate Snyder)
November 2, 2020 Postdoc Research in Progress talk - Abigail LaBella (Rokas Lab)
November 9, 2020 Research in Progress talk - Katherine Amidon, Keila Velazquez Arcelay
November 16, 2020 Michael Povelones, University of Pennsylvania (Host: Julian Hillyer)
November 23, 2020 Thanksgiving week - no seminar
November 30, 2020

Jerreme Jackson, University of Northern Iowa (Host: ASM, Anne Hatmaker)

 December 7, 2020 Erica Hartmann, Northwestern University (Host:ASM/Anne Hatmaker)
December 14, 2020 Research in Progress talks - Justin Critchlow, Parker Rundstom
January 4, 2021 No seminar
January 11, 2021  
January 14, 2021 (Thurs) Noon - Faculty candidate HaoSheng Sun
January 14, 2021 (Thurs) Faculty candidate Christina Kim
January 18, 2021  Martin Luther King Day - no seminar
January 19, 2021 (Tues) Noon - Faculty candidate Seungwon Choi
January 19, 2021 (Tues) Faculty candidate Helen Vuong
January 21, 2021 (Thurs) Noon - Faculty candidate Shana Augustin
January 21, 2021 (Thurs) Faculty candidate Marie Suver
January 25, 2021 Noon - Faculty candidate Shirley Zhang
January 25, 2021 Faculty candidate Alexandre Tiriac
February 1, 2021 Thomas Clements, Vanderbilt University
February 8, 2021  
February 15, 2021  
February 22, 2021 Research in Progress talks - Souradip Das, James Held
March 1, 2021 Katrin Paeschke; University Hospital Bonn
March 8, 2021 Tera Levin, University of Pittsburgh (Host: Megan Behringer)
March 15, 2021 Brian Kelch, University of Massachusetts Medical School (Host: Brandt Eichman)
March 22, 2021 Research in Progress talks - Robert Markowitz, Katrina Ngo
March 29, 2021 Cara Tuttle Bell, Vanderbilt University (Host: Maulik Patel)
April 5, 2021  
April 12, 2021  
April 19, 2021 Research in Progress - Logan Richards
April 26, 2021 Mia Levine, University of Pennsylvania (Host: Maulik Patel)
May 3, 2021 Natasha Kirienko, Rice University (Host: GSA/ James Held)

Revised August 31, 2020