Time: 3:00 - 4:00 pm.     Refreshments after the seminar
Location: 4001 Agricultural & Life Sciences Building

2019-20 CGRB Seminar Series Schedule

Fall Term 2019

October 9, 2019

Marilyn Roossinck
The Pennsylvania State University
Lessons in Virus Ecology from Forty Years of Research
Host: Jerri Bartholomew

October 23, 2019

Ran Blekhman
The University of Minnesota
Population and Functional Genomics of Host-Microbiome Interactions
Host: Tom Sharpton

November 6, 2019


Mark Farman
UC Davis
Telomeric transposons: major drivers of fungal genome evolution and guards against genome change
Host: Michael Freitag

December 4, 2019

Carolina Tropini
The University of British Columbia
Physical perturbations to the gut microbiota during health and disease
Host: Natalia Shulzhenko

Winter Term 2020

January 8, 2020

Chris Hittinger
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Host: Joey Spatafora
Genomic and metabolic evolution across budding yeasts

January 22, 2020

Audrey Gasch
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Host: Michael Freitag
The genetic basis of aneuploidy tolerance in wild yeast

February 19, 2020

Jill Banfield
UC Berkeley
Host: Steve Giovannoni

March 4, 2020 Josh Cuperus
University of Washington
Host: Molly Megraw, John Fowler

Spring Term 2020

April 1, 2020

Pankaj Kapahi
USC Leonard Davis
Host: Jaga Giebultowicz

April 15, 2020

Jose Dinneny
Stanford University
Host: John Fowler

May 13, 2020


May 27, 2020