Texas Tech University

Department of Biological Sciences Seminar Series

Wednesdays, 4:00 p.m., Biology Bldg. room 101 Refreshments at 3:30 p.m., Biology Bldg. room 102  (unless otherwise noted)

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Fall 2012

Aug 29, 2012

Addressing the Challenge of Wetland Conservation in a Changing World
Speaker: Dr. Nancy McIntyre
Host: Dr. Lou Densmore

Sep 05, 2012

Using plant traits to predict the effects of climate and fire on dynamic communities
Speaker: Dr. Dylan Schwilk
Host: Dr. Lou Densmore

Sep 12, 2012

Environmental Radiation Exposure: Of Mice & Men
Speaker: Dr. Brenda Rodgers
Host: Dr. Lou Densmore

Sep 19, 2012

Molecular Mechanisms of Stress Responsive Gene Repression
Speaker: Dr. Huazhong Shi -- Dept. of Chemistry and Biochemistry, TTU
Host: Dr. Lou Densmore

Sep 26, 2012

N/A
Speaker: Dr. Mike Hickerson -- City University of New York
Host: Dr. Chuck Cannon

Oct 03, 2012

The Na/K pump, Its Mechanism and the Effect of Palytoxin
Speaker: Dr. Pablo Artigas -- DEPT. of Cell Physiology and Molecular Biophysics TTUHSC
Host: Dr. Nathan L. Collie

Oct 10, 2012

Pecking at the developmental mechanisms that generate vertebrate craniofacial diversity
Speaker: Dr. Arkhat Abzhanov - Harvard University
Host: Dr. Caleb Phillips

Oct 17, 2012

2nd Annual Bring the Best of Teaching and Learning to Biology
Speaker: Dr. Nathan L. Collie & others -- Texas Tech University
Host: Dr. Nathan L. Collie

Oct 19, 2012

WHAT DO MOSQUITOFISH, SHRIMP AND PROLIFERATING CD4+ T-CELLS HAVE IN COMMON?
Speaker: Professor H. T. Banks -- North Carolina State University
Host: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, TTU

Oct 24, 2012

The decline and fall of cave bats in eastern Canada: white-nose syndrome at the disease front
Speaker: Dr. Donald McAlpine -- New Brunswick Museum, Canada
Host: Howard Huynh

Oct 31, 2012

Toward a genome-wide view of climatic adaptation through exome re-sequencing in poplar
Speaker: Dr. Jason Holiday -- Virginia Tech University
Host: Dr. Matt Olson

Nov 07, 2012

The influence of habitat loss and fragmentation on species distributions, demography and ecosystem services
Speaker: Dr. Matthew Betts -- Oregon State University
Host: Dr. Kenneth Schmidt

Nov 14, 2012

New Insights into Vertebrate Tissue Regeneration
Speaker: Dr. Ashley W. Seifert -- University of Florida
Host: Adam Ferguson/Molly McDonough

Nov 21, 2012

Thanksgiving holiday - no seminar
Speaker: --
Host: --

Dec 05, 2012

Nuclear small RNA pathways of heterochromatin formation
Speaker: Dr. Olga Pontes - University of New Mexico
Host: Dr. Zhixin Xie

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Last updated: Dec, 2012

Department of Biological Sciences

  • Address

    Department of Biological Sciences, Texas Tech University, Box 43131 Lubbock, TX 79409
  • Phone

    806.742.2715
  • Email

    biology@ttu.edu