Fall 2010 Departmental Research Seminar
Seminars are held in the Conference Room of the Mellon Institute at
3:30 p.m. on Wednesdays unless otherwise indicated.
|Thursday, 8/19 (1 – 3 p.m.)
||Ben Jantzen, Coordinator of Graduate Student Programs, Eberly Center||Overview of Student Cognition|
|8/25||Maggie Braun, Ph.D., Assistant Department Head for Undergraduate Affairs and Special Faculty Lecturer, Carnegie Mellon University||Preparing for Your Senior Year at Carnegie
Mellon (For Undergraduate Students)
||Nathan Urban, Head, Department of Biological Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University
||Navigating NIH Funding (For Graduate Students)
|9/16 (2 p.m.)
||Chris Bakal Ph.D., Institute for Cancer Research in London
||Signaling Networks that Regulate Morphological Noise and Promote Exploratory Behavior
||Robert Murphy, Ph.D.
co-sponsored by the Ray and Stephanie Lane Center for Computational Biology
||Aylin Hanyaloglu, Ph.D., Imperial College, London
||Unravelling the Trafficking Code of G protein-coupled Receptors (GPCRs): Impact on Hormonal Signaling and Reproduction
||Manojkumar Puthenveedu, Ph.D.
The Margaret Ottie, MM'28 Undergraduate Lecture Series in Biological Sciences
Katrin Karbstein, Ph.D., The Scripps Research Institute
|Dissecting 40S Ribosome Assembly
||John Woolford, Ph.D.|
||Alejandro Sanchez Alvarado, Ph.D., Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, University of Utah
||Planarians, Stem Cells, and Regeneration
||Steve Cresawn, Ph.D., James Madison University||Fostering Bacteriophage Genomics in the Classroom and Beyond
||Jonathan Jarvik, Ph.D.|
||Jeff Schloss, Ph.D., Program Director for Technology Development Coordination, National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), NIH
||A Revolution in DNA Sequencing Technologies -- Challenges & Opportunities
||Nathan Urban, Ph.D.
||Mark von Zastrow, Ph.D., University of California, San Francisco||Regulation of Signaling Receptors by Endocytosis
||Manoj Puthenveedu, Ph.D.|
||No Seminar due to Thanksgiving Break
||Ed Lein, Ph.D., Allen Brain Institute
||Neuroanatomical Transcriptomics: Large Scale Gene Expression Mapping in the Developing Mammalian Brain||Alison Barth, Ph.D.
|12/3 (11 a.m., 6115 Gates-Hillman Center)
||Klaus Palme, Freiburg Inst. For Advanced Studies, University of Freiburg (Germany)
||The Magic Role of Auxin and Beyond
||The Lane Center for Computational Biology, Department of Biological Sciences, and Joint CMU-Pitt Ph.D. Program in Computational Biology Seminar|