Spring 2023 Seminars

Our seminars are held on Mondays from 12:00 p.m. to 12:50 p.m. in the Trani Center for Life Sciences, room 0253 or 0155(when noted). ALL students, faculty and biology fans are welcome!

Date Speaker Topic
1/30 (Trani 155) Isaac Skromne (University of Richmond) Gene regulatory networks controlling vertebrate trunk and tail development
2/13 (Trani 155) Chris Beck (Emory University) Exploring variation in student experiences and outcomes in biology lab courses
2/27 Multiple VCU Bio faculty Research Cafe: Research in the Department of Biology
3/13 Chris Gough (VCU) What factors govern the land carbon sink?: An integrative multi-scale and tool approach
3/27 Jill Hamilton (Penn St. University) Climate adaptation in the Anthropocene: challenges and opportunities for restoration and conservation
4/10 (Trani 155) Derek Prosser (VCU) Uncovering the Principles of Clathrin-Independent Endocytosis: Formin Function
4/17 Karen Kester (VCU) TBD
4/24 Graduate Student Presentation Students giving presentations on their research findings