The Department of Biological Sciences at Western Michigan University invites you to explore the world of biology in through our seminar series each semester.
Fall 2019 seminar series
Fridays from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in 1710 Wood Hall
Sept. 6, 2019
Dr. Sheng Zhang, Pfizer Research and Development at St. Louis
Sept. 20, 2019
Dr. Devin Bloom, Western Michigan University
A Life on the Move: Unraveling the Mysterious Evolution of Fish Migration
Sept. 27, 2019
Dr. Jian Yao, Western Michigan University
"Jasmonate Signaling in Plants"
Oct. 4, 2019
Dr. Todd Barkman, Western Michigan University
“Evolution of Plant Specialized Metabolism: Replaying the Evolutionary DVD of the SABATH Methyltransferase Family History”
Oct. 11, 2019
Distinguished Alumni Speaker
Dr. Colleen Mouw, Michigan Technological University
Oct. 25, 2019
Dr. Douglas Allchin, University of Minnesota
"Nature of Science and Social Justice"
Nov. 1, 2019
Dr. Elizabeth Marschall, Ohio State University
Nov. 8, 2019
Dr. Erika Sorensen-Kamakian, Wabash College
Nov. 15, 2019
Dr. Meredith Gore, Michigan State University
Nov. 22, 2019
Dr. Lisa Tiemann, Michigan State University
"Does Free-living N-fixation Contribute to the Sustainability of Bioenergy Cropping Systems"
Dec. 6, 2019
Dr. Mark Christie, Purdue University
"Rapid Evolution in a Changing World"