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FREE Biology Department Guest Speaker

Tuesday, March 21st @ 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Free

Departmental seminars are held Friday’s at 12:30 pm normally Room 3110 BioSciences Complex.

The Departmental Seminar Coordinator for 2015-16 is Dr. Chris Eckert. Please contact him at 613 533 6158 if you have ideas for a speaker or wish to volunteer yourself.

Tuesday, March 21 at 10:30am-11:30am in Botterell Hall rm 139

  • “Assessing the natural attenuation potential for oil spills by marine bacteria in Canada’s oceans”
  • Dr. Charles Greer, Group Leader, Biomonitoring, Energy, Mining and Environment, NRC, Montreal, PQ

Saturday, April 1 at 12:30pm-1:30pm in Room 032A School of Medicine

  • Aylward E.R. Downe Memorial Lecture
  • “The inside-view of reproductive interactions between males, females, & their molecules in Drosophila”
  • Mariana Federica Wolfner, Professor, Dept. of Molecular Biology & Genetics, Cornell University, Ithaca NY

Saturday, April 15 at 12:30pm-1:30pm in BioSci rm 3110 or 1102

  • “Redox activation of Arabidopsis PPP-family mitochondrial serine/threonine protein phosphatase SLP2 by the oxidoreductase MIA40”
  • Dr. Greg Moorhead, Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Calgary

Friday, June 10 at 12:30pm-1:30pm in BioSci rm 3110

  • “The application of microalgae to problems of environmental concern:  Conversion of carbon dioxide emissions to value-added biomass”
  • Dr. Patrick McGinn, Senior Research Officer, Microalgae Biotechnology, Aquatic & Crop Resources Development, NRC, Halifax, NS

Friday, June 17 at 11:30am-12:30pm in BioSci rm 3110

  • “Exploring several non-conventional interactions of ice-binding proteins.”
  • Heather Tomalty, PhD candidate with Virginia Walker, Biology Department, Queen’s University

Details

Date:
Tuesday, March 21st
Time:
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://biology.queensu.ca/home-content/seminars/departmental-seminars/

Other

Is the venue accessible?
Yes