2023 Spring DevBio Related Seminars @ UGA

Date / TimeSpeakerTitleRoom Info and /or Zoom InfoHost
Tues., Jan. 17, 2023
11:15 AM
Ivana Kuo,
Loyola University Chicago,
Dept. of Cell and Molecular Physiology
“Sensing organ environments with polycystin 2”Room 203H/2515, Vet MedCellular Biology,
Daichi Kamiyama
Tues., Jan. 17, 2023
11:15 AM
Murali Prakriya,
Northwestern University,
Dept. of Pharmacology
“The physiology of store operated CRAC channels in the brain”Room 203H/2515, Vet MedCellular Biology,
Silvia Moreno
Wed., Feb. 1, 2023
4:00 PM
Alexandre Marand,
Dept. of Genetics,
Schmitz Lab
"The genetic architecture of hybrid incompatibilities: “An exploration of cis-regulatory diversity in plant single-cells”Life Sciences B118Genetics,
Tania Rozario
Tues., Feb. 7, 2023
11:15 AM
Katelyn Cooper,
Arizona State University,
School of Life Sciences
“Examining how research and teaching affect science graduate student mental health”Room 203H/2515, Vet MedCellular Biology,
Rachel Roberts-Galbraith
Wed., Feb 8, 2023
4:00 PM
Robin Buell,
Integrated Plant Sciences
"Use of complementary single cell omics to elucidate specialized metabolism in Madagascar periwinkle"Life Sciences B118Genetics,
Tania Rozario
Wed., Feb. 15, 2023
4:00 PM
Pengpeng Bi,
Dept. of Genetics and CMM
"Genetic and evolution mechanism of vertebrate muscle cell fusion"Life Sciences B118Genetics,
Mike Arnold
Tues., Feb. 21, 2023
11:15 AM
Quan Yuan,
"Structural Homeostasis in Dendrite development"Room 203H/2515, Vet MedCellular Biology,
Daichi Kamiyama
Tues., Feb. 28, 2023
11:15 AM
Mansi Srivastava,
Harvard University,
Dept. of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
"The mechanisms of regeneration and their evolution"Room 203H/2515, Vet MedCellular Biology,
Rachel Roberts-Galbraith
Thur., Mar. 2, 2023
11:30 AM
Cellular Biology Doctoral Exit Seminar,
Jennifer Jenkins
"Investigating the roles of neuropeptide signaling and heterotrimeric G proteins in planarian regeneration"CCRC Auditorium,
Reception to follow at 2:30 PM, Biol. Sci.

Ph.D. Advisor,
Rachel Roberts-Galbraith,
Cellular Biology
Mon., Mar. 13, 2023
4:00 PM
Jeff Morgan,
University of Utah,
BCMB Job Candidate for Assistant Professor
“Understanding the role of RNA-metabolite interactions in the language of cells”C127 Davison Life SciencesBiochemistry and Molecular Biology
Wed., Mar. 15, 2023
4:00 PM
Shao-shan "Carol" Huang,
New York University,
Dept. of Biology, and
The Center for Genomics & Systems Biology
“Efficient mapping of genome-wide regulatory elements for biological insights”B118 Davison Life SciencesGenetics,
Bob Schmitz
Tues., Mar. 21, 2023
11:15 AM
Brian Rudd,
Cornell University,
College of Vet Med,
Dept. of Microbiology and Immunology
"Developmental Programming of CD8+ T cells by the microbial environment"Room 203H/2515, Vet MedCellular Biology,
Kim Klonowski
Mon., Mar 27, 2023
11:00 AM
Odum School of Ecology Doctoral Exit Seminar,
Samantha Bock
"Temperature-dependent sex determination in the American alligator: Ecological drivers, proximate mechanisms, and evolutionary implications"Ecology Building,
Room 117
Ph.D. Advisor,
Ben Parrott,
Mon., Mar 27, 2023
2:00 PM
Genetics Doctoral Exit Seminar,
Aaron Alcala
"Limbs, Genitals, and Gene Regulatory Networks: Identifying Conserved Targets of TBX5 in Embryonic Forelimbs and Genitalia"C130 Davison Life Sciences and via Zoom (see email for details)Ph.D. Advisor,
Doug Menke,
Tues., Mar. 28, 2023
11:15 AM
Jessica Whited
Harvard University,
Dept. of Molecular
and Cellular Biology
“Body-Wide Stem Cell Responses that promote Axolotl Limb Regeneration”Room 203H/2515, Vet MedCellular Biology,
Fri., Mar. 31, 2023
Reception at 3:40 PM
Seminar at 4:00 PM
Peter Kaiser,
University of CA, Irvine,
School of Medicine,
Dept. of Biological Chemistry
"Regulation of Transcription Factor Activity and Protein Complex Dynamics by Diverse Ubiquitin Chain Topologies"C127 Davison Life SciencesBiochemistry and Molecular Biology
Tues., Apr. 4, 2023
4:00 PM
Michael W. Young,
The Rockerfeller University,
Laboratory of Genetics
“Genes Controlling Sleep and Circadian Rhythms.”Tate Student Center Theater Cellular Biology,
Ritter Lecture
Wed., Apr. 12, 2023
4:00 PM
Natalia Pabón-Mora,
Universidad de Antioquia, Colombia
"A plant living inside a plant: holoparasitism and the evo-devo of extreme morphological transformation and reduction"Life Sciences B118Genetics,
Tania Rozario
Fri., Apr. 14, 2023
4:00 PM
Genetics Doctoral Exit Seminar,
Michael Nunneley
“Identifying mechanisms of thymus and parathyroid cell fate specification”Life Science B118 and via Zoom (see email for details)Ph.D. Advisors,
Nancy Manley and Jonathan Eggenschwiler
Wed., Apr. 19,2023
10:00 AM
Cellular Biology Doctoral Exit Seminar,
Ryo Tamura
“Assembly of molecular complex in neural circuit development”Chemistry Building, Room 674Ph.D. Advisor,
Daichi Kamiyama
Tues., Apr. 25, 2023
11:15 AM
Rachel Roberts-Galbraith,
Dept. of Cellular Biology
"Orchestrating Robust Regeneration: Lessons From Flatworms”Room 203H/2515, Vet Med and via Zoom (see email for details)Tenure & Promotion Seminar
Wed., Apr. 26, 2023
4:00 PM
Nicole Crown,
Western Case Reserve University,
Dept. of Biology
"Genome-wide responses in meiotic recombination to structural variation"Life Sciences B118Genetics,
Michael White
Thur., Apr. 27, 2023
10:00 AM
Nadja Zeltner,
CMM, Dept. of Cellular Biology, and
Dept. of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
"Modeling Diseases of the Peripheral Nervous System"CCRC Auditorium and via Zoom (see email for details)Tenure & Promotion Seminar
Fri., May 5, 2023
11:00 AM
Genetics Doctoral Exit Seminar,
Benjamin Luttinen
"Regulatory Mechanisms of Domesticated Viruses in Parasitoid Wasps”Life Sciences B118Ph.D. Advisor,
Gaelen Burke
Mon., May 15, 2023
5:30 PM
Adrienne H. K. Roeder,
Cornell University,
Weill Institute for Cell & Molecular Biology
"Mechanisms generating robustness in the morphogenesis of Arabidopsis sepals"CCRC Auditorium2023 DevBio Spring Retreat,
Keynote Speaker,
Thur., June 22, 2023
1:00 PM
Genetics Doctoral Exit Seminar,
Anna Brinck
“Cellular and Genetic Analyses of Hedgehog and TGF-b Signaling in the Context of Vertebrate Tissue Patterning”C175 Coverdell Auditorium and via Zoom (see email for detailsPh.D. Advisor,
Jonathan Eggenschwiler