Spring 2022 Seminar Series 

All Seminars are Wednesdays, 12:10-1:10pm. Virtual seminars are available at this zoom link. Seminars presented in person will be held in Exley 121. 

The departments request that all attendees wear masks for all seminars. 

February 2+ 

No seminar

February 9+ 

No Seminar

February 16+ (Virtual)

Neuroscience and Behavior tenure track candidate

February 23+ (Virtual)

Neuroscience and Behavior tenure track candidate

March 2* (Shanklin 107)

Jose Arguello, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Copper homeostasis in pathogenic bacteria. From Biochemistry to System Biology and back
Host: Padilla-Benavides

March 9* (Virtual)

Leslie Caromile, University of Connecticut Medical School
PSMA: Prostate Cancer and Drug Design
Host: MB&B Grad Student Group

March 23+ (Virtual)

Gerry Downes, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
On the topic of: Epilepsy and GABA
Host: Devoto

March 30*^ (Exley 121)

Soma Dhakal, Virginia Commonwealth University
Single-molecule analysis of DNA Holliday junctions (HJs) and HJ-based sensing
Host: Mukerji

April 6+ (Virtual)

Stephanie Rudolf, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
On the topic of: GABAergic signaling in the cerebellum
Host: Melon

April 13* (Exley 121)

Sevinc Ercan, New York University
Regulation of condensin binding and function by topoisomerases I and II
Host: MacQueen

April 20+ (Virtual)

Karen Kasza, Columbia University
How mechanical forces shape tissues during development

April 27* (Exley 121) - Canceled

Craig Peterson, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Chromatin dynamics: Transcriptional homeostasis and genomic stability
Host: MB&B Graduate Student Group


+Hosted by the Department of Biology
*Hosted by the Department of MB&B
^Hosted by the Biophysics Program