Spring 2015

May 1, 2015 at 2:00pm
Giles Duffield
Notre Dame
Research 120

April 21, 2015 at 2:00pm
Eric Haag
University of Maryland, College Park
Research 120

April 14, 2015 at 2:00pm
Faith Liebl
Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville
Research 120

April 7, 2015 at 2:00pm
Ian Pearse
Illinois Natural History Survey
"Predicting novel interactions between plants and herbivores based on chemical, ecological, and phylogenetic similarity"
Research 120

March 31, 2015 at 2:00pm
Arthur G. Hunt
University of Kentucky
Research 120

March 3, 2015 at 2:00pm
Mel Oliver
USDA, University of Missouri
"A phylogenetic look at adaptive mechanisms of vegetative desiccation tolerance in plants"
Research 120

February 24, 2015 at 2:00pm
Ken Paige
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
"The ecological and evolutionary consequences of within-plant genetic variation"
Research 120

February 17, 2015 at 2:00pm
John Gustafson
Oklahoma State University
"Milk and Vancomycin Intermediate-Staphyloccocus"
Research 120

February 10, 2015 at 2:00pm
Rachel Bowden
Illinois State University
"Maternal and environmental effects on development in red-eared slider turtles"
Research 120

February 5, 2015 at 2:00pm
Emilia Martins
Indian University
"Taking the Long View: Evolution of complex behavior in a complex world"
Research 120

January 27, 2015 at 2:00pm
Jennifer Meyer
University of Missouri - St. Louis
Lab Safety
Research 120

Fall 2014

November 18, 2014 at 2:30pm
Pam Brown
University of Missouri - Columbia
"Morphology and cell-wall organization of the bacterial plant pathogen, Agrobacterium tumefaciens"
Research 121

November 4, 2014 at 2:30pm
Yehuda Ben-Shahar
Washington University in St. Louis
Research 121

October 28, 2014 at 2:30pm
Becky Bart
Donald Danforth Plant Science Center
"The Xanthomonas cassava bacterial blight pathogen employs TAL effectors to induce a pectate lyase and sugar trasporter during host colonization"
Research 121

October 14, 2014 at 2:30pm
Hani Zaber
Washington University in St. Louis
Research 121

September 30, 2014 at 2:30pm
Jeffrey Karron
Univeristy of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
"Influence of pollinator visitation patterns on multiple paternity in flowering plants"
Research 121

September 19, 2014 at 10:00am
Eliot Miller
Univeristy of Missouri - St. Louis
PhD Defense
"Evolution and ecology of two iconic Australian clades: the Meliphagidae (birds) and the Hakeinae (plants)"
Research 121

September 11, 2014 at 2:30pm
Gary Plunkett
New York Botanical Gardens
Research 121

September 3, 2014 at 2:30pm
Charles Bell
Univeristy of New Orleans
"Understanding plant diversity in both time and space"
Research 121

August 25, 2014 at 2:30pm
George Weiblen
Univeristy of Minnesota
"Community disassembly: dissecting plant-insect food webs in New Guinea rain forests"
Research 121