Seminars

Fall 2023 Seminar Series

Thursdays 4:00 pm | ALS 4001

Coordinator: Dr. Posy Busby (posy.busby@oregonstate.edu)

Zoom Link | Recordings

*All in-person seminars are tentative, and will also be available via Zoom.

5-October

 

Engineering the Production of Pharmaceuticals from Plants and Plant Tissue Cultures

Dr. Carolyn Lee-Parsons - Northeastern University      

No public recording will be available

12-October

Symbiosis in Flux: Exploring the dynamics of mutualism between tree roots and soil fungi with environment change

Dr. Laura Bogar - UC Davis

19-October

 
BPP Meet the Faculty

 

 

26-October

Understanding Microbial Life on Leaves

Dr. Steve Lindow - UC Berkeley

2-November
Using model systems to understand plant microbiome assembly and function

Dr. Jeff Dangl - University of North Carolina

*This will be a virtual seminar(ZOOM only)

TIME CHANGE: seminar will be held at 12pm

9-November

Harnessing microbiomes to improve plant health and resilience

Dr. Sarah Lebeis - Michigan State University 

16-November

Soybean bites back: Interspecies transfer of a receptor gene to resist lepidopteran pests

Dr. Adam Steinbrenner - University of Washington
    

30-November

38 Years of Stalking the Cereal Killers

Dr. Chris Mundt - Oregon State University 

 

7-December

Using experimental evolution to study variation in life-history patterns  

Dr. Mark A. Phillips - Oregon State University