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Seminar series

We run a regular programme of seminars for staff and students.

The programme covers a variety of topics and themes and are part of the vibrant culture within the School.

All seminars commence at 13:10 except where marked.

DateSpeakerTitleLocationDivision

14/02/2019

Starts at 13:10

Darren Evans - Newcastle University

Merging DNA metabarcoding and ecological network analysis to understand and build resilient terrestrial ecosystems

E/0.09

OnE

15/02/2019

Starts at 13:00 (Buffet from 12:30)

Paul Lucassen - Universiteit Van Amsterdam

Brain plasticity in relation to early life stress, nutrition and depression

Hadyn Ellis Building - Lecture Theatre

NEURO

28/02/2019

Starts at 13:10

Robyn Shaw - Cardiff University

The genetic consequences of demography and disturbance in small mammal populations

E/0.09

OnE

01/03/2019

Starts at 13:10 (Buffet from 12:30)

Robert Hindges - MRC Centre for Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Kings College London

Of Form and Function: Assembly of Visual Circuits in Vertebrates

6th Floor Seminar Room

NEURO

07/03/2019

Starts at 13:10

Camille Bonneaud - University of Exeter

Rapid host and pathogen co-evolution following a severe emerging infectious outbreak

E/0.09

OnE

08/03/2019

Starts at 13:00 (Buffet from 12:30)

Mark O Collins - University of Sheffield

To be confirmed

Hadyn Ellis Building - Lecture Theatre

NEURO

12/03/2019

Starts at 13:10 (Buffet from 12:30)

Maria Angela Nieto Toledano -Universitas Miguel Hernandez, Spain

To be confirmed

6th Floor Seminar Room

BMD/MOLBIO

14/03/2019

Starts at 13:10

Théo Michelot - University of Sheffield

Modelling animal movement and habitat selection across scales

E/0.09

OnE

21/03/2019

Starts at 13:10

Araxi Urrrutia - University of Bath

Genomic signatures of sexual selection in mammals

E/0.09

OnE

22/03/2019

Starts at 13:10 (Buffet from 12:30)

Angelica Zepeda - Instituto de Investigaciones Biomédicas, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

Do new neurons contribute to adult brain repair?

6th Floor Seminar Room

NEURO

29/03/2019

Starts at 13:10 (Buffet from 12:30)

Federico Dajas-Bailador - University of Nottingham

Role of microRNAs in axon development and neuron connectivity

6th Floor Seminar Room

NEURO

04/04/2019

Starts at 13:10

Kati Huttunen - University of East Finland

To be confirmed

E/0.09

OnE

11/04/2019

Starts at 13:10

Hugh D. Loxdale - Honorary Professor, Cardiff University

What aphids teach us about cutting edge ecological-evolutionary processes

E/0.09

OnE

12/04/2019

Starts at 13:10 (Buffet from 12:30)

Dr Sue Deuchars - University of Leeds

To be confirmed

6th Floor Seminar Room

NEURO

09/05/2019

Starts at 13:10

Daniel Neill - University of Liverpool

How does the environment of the respiratory tract shape bacterial pathogen evolution? Lessons from health and disease

E/0.09

OnE

17/05/2019

Starts at 13:00 (Buffet from 12:30)

Robert Taylor - Newcastle University

To be confirmed

Hadyn Ellis Building - Lecture Theatre

NEURO

07/06/2019

Starts at 13:00 (Buffet from 12:30)

Ted Abel - University of Iowa

To be confirmed

Hadyn Ellis Building - Lecture Theatre

NEURO

14/06/2019

Stephan von Hörsten - Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg

Neurodevelopmental and stress-related aspects in models of Huntington and Alzheimer´s disease

6th Floor Seminar Room

NEURO