Spring 2023 Seminar Schedule
*All seminars take place Monday from 11:30am- 12:20pm in Biological Sciences 404A
Dr. Kari Segraves
Associate Professor, Department of Biology, Syracuse University
"Cheating, Community Context and CoEvolution in the Yucca-Yucca Moth Mutualism "
Dr. Ange Lorenzi
Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Entomology, University of Georgia
"Endogenous Virus Gene Function in Parasitoid Wasps "
Dr. Sally Entrekin
Associate Professor, Department of Entomology, Virginia Tech University
"Food Web Energy Transfer and Carbon Cycling in Salinized Headwater Streams"
Dr. Elisabeth Schussler
Professor, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, University of Tennessee
"A Framework for Curriculum Reform: Letting 'Vision and Change' do the Work "
Dr. Nora Besansky
Martin J. Gillen Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, Notre Dame University
"How Malaria Vectors Evolve: A Genomic Perspective "
Dr. Lukasz Stelinski
Professor, Department of Entomology and Nematology, University of Florida
"An Economic Injury Level Approach to Managing a Phytopathogen Vector Under Circumstances of Endemic and Widespread Disease"
Dr. Gary Blissard
Professor, Boyce Thompson Institute, Cornell Universtiy
"Virus Cell Interactions in the Insect Midgut "
Assistant Professor, Department of Entomology and Nematology, University of Florida
"Plant-Pollinator Interactions Under Changing Climates and Communities"
Dr. John Heraty
Professor, Department of Entomology, University of California-Riverside
"Effects of Environmental Variation on Life History: From Lab to Field Studies"
Dr. William Wetzer
Assistant Professor, Department of Entomology, Michigan State University
"Plant-Insect Interactions in a Variable World "
Dr. Noah Whiteman
Professor, Department of Integrative Biology, University of California-Berkeley
"A Tale of Two Toxins: the Evolution of a Parasitoid Defense Through Horizontal Gene Transfer "