Seminars

Winter 2023 Seminar Series

Thursdays 4:00 pm | ALS 4001

Coordinator: Dr. Bruce McCune (bruce.mccune@oregonstate.edu)

Zoom Link | Recordings

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

12-Jan

Plant conservation in Oregon over the last half-century

Jimmy Kagan, Institute for Natural Resources - Portland ORBIC OSU Director

19-Jan

Computational identification of type III effectors in pathogenic bacteria

Tal Pupko, Professor of Life Sciences, Tel-Aviv University

 

26-Jan

Evolutionary insights into bacterial fungal interactions; the endosymbionts of Mucoromycota fungi 

Jessie Uehling, BPP 

 

2-Feb

Mechanisms of leaf cell fate: Cells destined for greatness

Sam Leiboff, BPP

 

9-Feb
Untargeted metabolomics to characterize microbial communities and guide natural products discovery

Kerry McPhail, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, OSU

16-Feb

Surviving in the Megafire Era

John D. Bailey, College of Forestry, OSU

23-Feb

Predicting Phenotypes for an Unknown Future

James Schnable, Professor
UNIVERSITY of NEBRASKA–LINCOLN

2-March

Language and Neighborhood Arrangements of BFFs (Bacterial-Fungal Frenemies) 

Nancy Keller, Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, Department of Bacteriology, University of Wisconsin - Madison

9-March

A 30,000 ft view of marine phytoplankton

Toby Westberry – BPP, Assistant Professor (Sr Res)

16-March

Effects of climate and phenology on plant species coexistence

Jeff Diez, Dept. of Biology, University of Oregon