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BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES

Seminar Schedule Fall 2013

Monday, Room 218 Hubbard Hall at 4pm-5pm

Seminars are open to the public.   Attendance is required for all students enrolled in Biol 497, Biol 797 and all current graduate students.

If you need additional information, please contact Dr. Bin Shuai, 316-978-3111 or bin.shuai@wichita.edu.

DATE SPEAKER AFFILIATION TITLE
Aug 19 Orientation all enrolled students must attend NA
Aug 26

Dr. Ari Berkowitz

Department of Biology
University of Oklahoma, Normal
How does the spinal cord choose and generate limb movements?
Sep 2 Labor Day no class  
Sep 9 Dr. James Kallail University of Kansas Medical Center, Wichita Prevalence of communication disorders in adults with HIV/AIDS
Sep 16 Dr. Michael R. Markham Department of Biology
University of Oklahoma, Norman
Circadian and social cues regulate ion channel trafficking in weakly lectric fish
Sep 23 Dr. Chris Little Department of Plant Pathology
Kansas State University
An introduction to the biology and management of Macrophomina phaseolina in Kansas agroecostystem
Sep 30 -David Wickell
-Casper Fredsgaard
Wichita State University Graduate Student Research
Oct 7 Christopher Toomajian Department of Plant Pathology
Kansas State University
Genetic influences on natural gene experssion variation in Arabidopsis thaliana
Oct 14 Fall Break No Class  
Oct 21 Dr. Chi Zhang School of Biological Sciences
Center for Plant Sciences
University of Nebraska, Lincoln
Prediction of B-cell epitopes with computational methods
Oct 28 Dr. Dustin Wilgers McPherson College The complex love-lives of male wolf spiders:  exploring the facotrs that influence alternative mating tactic expression
Nov 4 Dr. Scott R. Whittemore Department of Neurological Surgery
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Endoplasmic reticulum stress and CNS repair
Nov 11 Dr. Kandatege Wimalasena Department of Chemistry
Wichita State University
TBA
Nov 18 Dr. Douglas D. Gaffin Department of Biology
University of Oklahoma, Norman
There's No Place Like Home:  Sensory Biology of Scorpions and Bees
Nov 25 -James Crisler
-Jordan Brundardt
-Adam Hefel
Wichita State University Graduate Student Research
Dec 2 -Zachary Quick
-Elka Garcia
-Sumitra Acharya
Wichita State University Graduate Student Research