Wed, 11/06/2019 - 11:48am
"Acinetobacter baylyi ADP1: From Model Host to Industrial Applications," Dr. Suvi Santala, faculty of engineering and natural sciences, Tampere University (Finland).
Wed, 11/06/2019 - 11:47am
"Planar Signaling Mechanisms and Cell-Matrix Interactions Underlie the Collective Migration of Gastrula Cells," Dr. Jason Jessen, Department of Biology, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN.
Thu, 10/31/2019 - 2:42pm
"Chromatin Regulation in Development and Disease," Mary Goll, Department of Genetics, UGA
Mon, 09/30/2019 - 9:29am
"Unraveling the Mysterious Growth Pattern of the Bacterial Plant Pathogen Agrobacterium tumefaciens," Dr. Pamela Brown, Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri. Brown is the 2019 guest speaker for the Jack Payne Alumni Seminar Series. Host: Microbiology Graduate Student Association (MGSA).
Tue, 09/03/2019 - 11:09am
"Mechanosensory Feedback Drives Homeostatic Modulation of a Model Serotonin Motor Circuit in C. elegans," Dr. Kevin Collins, Department of Biology, University of Miami.
Fri, 08/30/2019 - 2:58pm
"Experimental Evolution of Multicellularity in the Green Alga Chlamydomonas," Dr. Matthew Herron, School of Biological Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology.
Fri, 08/30/2019 - 2:37pm
"Atypical GPCR Signaling In Inflammation and Vascular Function," Dr. Neil Grimsey, Department of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences, UGA.
Tue, 07/30/2019 - 2:03pm
The New Faculty Orientation welcomes new faculty to UGA with this day-long opportunity to learn about UGA and to connect to support services and other new faculty. Registration information will be available in June.
Thu, 05/23/2019 - 7:20pm
"Host-pathogen interactions between the sexually-transmitted parasite Trichomona vaginalis and its human host," Patricia Johnson, UCLA.
Thu, 01/31/2019 - 2:36pm
Write@UGA presents a featured speaker on Wednesday, February 13, 2019. This year, we will host Professor Mike Palmquist, University Distinguished Teaching Scholar and Associate Provost for Instructional Innovation at Colorado State University for two events: 8:45 am-10:15 am Lecture: Writing, Engagement, and Critical Thinking: Using Writing to Enhance Student Learning 277 Special Collections Library 11:15 am-12:15 pm Workshop: Using Writing…
Tue, 05/01/2018 - 4:22pm
"Regulation of Synaptic Plasticity by RGS Proteins and the Impact of Human Genetic Variation on this Process," John R. Hepler, professor, Department of Pharmacology, Emory University School of Medicine.
Mon, 03/05/2018 - 5:03pm
"Augustine on Love, Conflict and the Goods We Hold in Common" will be presented by visiting scholar Richard B. Miller. Richard B. Miller is the Laura Spelman Rockefeller Professor of Religious Ethics at the University of Chicago Divinity School. Professor Miller’s research interests include religion and public life, political and social ethics, theory and method in religious thought and ethics, and practical ethics. Author of several books, his…
Tue, 01/16/2018 - 5:05pm
“Oxygen-dependent Glycosylation Regulates the Ubiquitin/Proteasome System in Toxoplasma and other Protists,” Dr. Christopher M. West, Professor and Head of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Georgia.
Thu, 07/20/2017 - 5:03pm
Participants in this interactive seminar will examine best practices in how to design and structure a successful FYO course experience. Structured like a true workshop, participants can expect to make progress in the development of their FYO seminars. Attendees are encouraged to come with drafts of syllabi, past assignments, etc. Notions of backward design will be central to this session, and faculty will leave with practical pre-planning steps…
Fri, 04/07/2017 - 5:01pm
In this talk, Mark proposes a potentially important difference across individuals in the qualitative characteristics of what they learn from conceptual training experiences. He suggests that during instruction, some learners focus on acquiring the particular exemplars and responses associated with the exemplars, whereas other learners attempt to abstract underlying regularities reflected in the particular exemplars linked to an appropriate…
Fri, 04/07/2017 - 4:59pm
This monthly seminar series, sponsored by the Sustainable Food Systems Initiative, is designed for UGA faculty to share their related research and activities with other faculty, staff and students. There will be ample opportunities for questions and cross-disciplinary discussion. For more information, visit: http://sustainablefoodsystems.uga.edu/
Thu, 02/23/2017 - 5:03pm
Please join us for a Joint Seminar of the Georgia Colloquium in Eighteenth & Nineteenth-Century British Literature and The Interdisciplinary Modernism/s Workshop, with James Chandler, Willson Center Distinguished Lecturer. We will pre-circulate Professor Chandler's paper; those interested in receiving access to the paper, please contact Alex Edwards at email@example.com. Friday, March 17, 2016. 3:30pm-5:00pm. Russell Special Collections…
Wed, 11/16/2016 - 5:04pm
"Untangling Drivers of Biodiversity Across Ecological and Biogeographic Gradients" by Jonathan Myers in the Department of Biology at Washington University. Reception precedes seminar in lobby at 3:30 p.m. Host: Jill Anderson. For more information, visit: http://www.ecology.uga.edu/
Wed, 11/16/2016 - 3:39pm
"Towards a Better Resolution of How Viruses Shape Marine Microbial Communities," Steven Wilhelm, Department of Microbiology, University of Tennessee For more information, visit: http://mib.uga.edu/
Tue, 11/08/2016 - 4:40pm
"The Microbiome and Ecological Signatures of Urban Water Systems," Sandra McLellan, Department of Freshwater Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. This seminar is part of the UGA Global Microbiome Seminar series.
Thu, 09/08/2016 - 3:36pm
Please join the Richard B. Russell Library for Political Research and Studies and the University of Georgia Press in welcoming author Kaye Minchew for a talk focused on her new book, A President in Our Midst: Franklin Delano Roosevelt in Georgia. A light reception and book signing will follow the lecture at 5 p.m. The event is part of Ready, Steady, Vote!, a series of events spotlighting all things presidential during the 2016 election season.…
Thu, 09/08/2016 - 3:33pm
"Sea Star Wasting Disease along the West Coast of North America," by Ben Miner in the Department of Biology at Western Washington University. Reception precedes seminar in lobby at 3:30 p.m. Host: Jeb Byers. Contact: Beth Gavrilles 706-542-7247
Wed, 09/07/2016 - 5:25pm
Emily Conron, student outreach coordinator for the Sabin Vaccine Institute’s END7 campaign, will speak about efforts to end seven neglected tropical diseases that infect more than 1.4 billion people worldwide in the next decade. Contact: Donna Huber 706-542-9417
Mon, 04/18/2016 - 3:17pm
Susan Whitfield-Gabrieli will present “Clinical Applications of Resting State Networks: Clinical Characterization, Novel Treatments and Prediction of Clinical Outcome” as part of the Franklin Foundation Neuroimaging Program lecture series. Whitfield-Gabrieli is a research scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She is interested in how analyses of brain imaging data can shed light on the neural mechanisms subserving normal…
Mon, 04/18/2016 - 3:11pm
Professor Jeremy Nicholson will give a special seminar titled "Systems Medicine and 21st Century Healthcare Challenges, The National Phenome Centre - Part of a Broader Vision" Hosted by the UGA Office of the Vice President for Research, Georgia Research Alliance and the Waters Corporation. Nicholson's seminar is part of a seminar series given by faculty from Imperial College London's National Phenome Centre. Nicholson is professor of biological…