Spring 2022 Seminar Schedule
*All seminars take place Monday from 11:30am- 12:20pm
Dr. Rebecca Irwin
Associate Professor, Department of Applied Ecology, North Carolina State University
"The Role of Floral Traits in Pollination and Bee Disease Transmission"
Dr. Lewis Bartlett
Postdoctoral Associate, Odum School of Ecology, University of Georgia
"Problems and Promises of Darwinian Beekeeping"
Dr. Aaron Tarone
Professor & Director of Forensic and Investigative Sciences Program, Department of Entomology, Texas A&M University
"CSI: Dipteran Genomics"
Dr. Jess Hartshorn
Assistant Professor of Forest Health, Forestry and Environmental Conservation Department, Clemson University
"Prickly Pernicious Pears: Effects of Callery Pear on Arthropod Guilds"
Dr. Clint Penick
Assistant Professor, Ecology, Evolution & Organismal Biology
Kennesaw State University
"From the Sidewalk to the Moon: How Honey Bees and Ants are Inspiring Aerospace Innovations"
Dr. Elizabeth McGraw
Professor and Huck Scholar in Entomology, Penn State University
"Wolbachia: Mosquito: Virus Interactions"
Dr. Vincent Formica
Associate Professor of Evolutionary Biology, Swarthmore College, University of Pennsylvania
"Social Networks as Evolvable Phenotypes"
April 4 CANCELLED
Dr. Shannon Morsello CANCELLED
North American Product Biology Technical Manager, Syngenta
"Fourteen Years in Industry as a Research Scientist -- Deep State"
Dr. Christine Miller
Associate Professor, Department of Entomology and Nematology, University of Florida
"Biomechanics, Trade-offs and the Evolutionary Diversification of Animal Weapons"
Dr. Zsofia Szendrei
Associate Professor, Entomology Department, Michigan State University
"Supporting Pollinators in Vine Crops"