Biology Department Upcoming Events

Jessie Ermack, M.S. Candidate

Friday, August 29, 2014
3:00 PM

Location: Building 59, Room 1701


Jessie Ermack, M.S. Candidate, Dept. Biology, UNF will present  The social structure and mating strategies of bottlenose dolphins ( Tursiops truncatus ) in the St. Johns River" 

Dr. Andrew Judge, Associate Professor, University of Florida

Friday, September 05, 2014
3:00 PM

Location: Building 59 Room 1701


Dr. Andrew Judge, Associate Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, University of Florida will present a seminar entitled “ Molecular Regulation of Skeletal Muscle Mass and Function ”. 

Dr. Tony Rossi, Professor of Biology, University of North Florida

Friday, September 12, 2014
3:00 PM

Location: Building 59 Room 1701


Dr. Tony Rossi, Professor of Biology, at the University of North Florida will present a seminar entitled “The implications of bottom-up vs. top-down regulation on the life history and evolution of the gall midge, Asphondylia borrichiae.” 

Dr. Bill Mitch and Dr. Juliet C. Sproul

Friday, September 19, 2014
3:00 PM

Location: Building 59 Room 1701


Dr. Bill Mitch, Eminent Scholar and Director, at the Everglades Wetland Research Park, and Juliet C. Sproul and  Chair for Southwest Florida Habitat Restoration and Management, Florida Gulf Coast University will present a seminar entitled “ Creating and restoring wetlands: From Olentangy to Everglades. ” 

Dr. David Kendall, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Seattle District (Retired)

Friday, September 26, 2014
3:00 PM

Location: Building 59 Room 1701


Dr. David Kendall, Ph.D., U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Seattle District [retired] will present a seminar entitled  Dredged Material Management in Washington State, a brief historical overview”.

Fall 2014 Biology Seminar - Dr. Ali Jahan-Mihan

Friday, October 03, 2014
3:00-4:00 PM

Location: 59/1701


Dr. Ali Jahan-Mihan, Ph.D. Department of Nutrition, at UNF will present a seminar entitled  "   A New Concept in Physiological and Nutritional Characteristics of Dietary Proteins”. 

Fall 2014 Biology Seminar - Mark Martindale

Friday, October 10, 2014
3:00-4:00 PM

Location: 59/1701


Dr. Mark Martindale, Professor and Director, Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience, University of Florida will present a seminar entitled “ Animal body plan evolution:  Fishing for the big ones ".

Fall 2014 Biology Seminar - Dr. Mike Allen

Friday, October 17, 2014
3:00-4:00 PM

Location: 59/1701


Dr. Mike Allen, Ph.D., Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, University of Florida will present a seminar entitled  Fishery Implications of Density-Dependent Recruitment Processes in Florida Bass ”. 

Fall 2014 Biology/Chemistry/Physics Poster Session

Friday, October 24, 2014
3:00-5:00 PM

Location: Building 50 Lobby


Please join us for the annual Biology/Chemistry/Physics Poster Session in the lobby of Building 50.  Refreshments will be served.

Fall 2014 Biology Seminar - Dr. John Fryer

Friday, October 31, 2014
3:00-4:00 PM

Location: 59/1701


John Fryer, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Dept of Neuroscience, Associate Director, Neurobiology of Disease Graduate Program at The Mayo Clinic will present a seminar entitled  Causes and consequences of brain inflammation  . 

Fall 2014 Biology Seminar - Dr. Casey Cook

Friday, November 07, 2014
3:00-4:00 PM

Location: 59/1701


Casey Cook, Ph.D.,Assistant Professor, Department of Neuroscience at The Mayo Clinic will present a seminar entitled Acetylation: a new key to unlock tau's role in neurodegeneration .

Fall 2014 Biology Seminar - Dr. Kim Ritchie

Friday, November 14, 2014
3:00-4:00 PM

Location: 59/1701


Dr. Kim Ritchie, Ph.D. Senior Scientist and Manager, Marine Microbiology Program, Center for Coral Reef Research at the Mote Marine Laboratory will present a seminar entitled " Microbial Partners: Changes and shifts on a coral reef ".  

Fall 2014 Biology Seminar - TBA

Friday, November 21, 2014
3:00-4:00 PM


This seminar is to be announced.

Fall 2014 Biology Seminar - Dr. Gil McRae

Friday, December 05, 2014
3:00-4:00 PM

Location: 59/1701


Gil McRae, Director of the Florida Fish & Wildlife Commission will present a seminar entitled “Florida’s Coastal Fishery Management Problems and Solutions”.