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Seminar Series

All seminars for Fall 2020 and Winter 2021 are virtual.

Fridays, Noon to 1 PM 
Q&A: 1:15 PM- 2 PM

Fall 2020

Sept. 18

Michael Ragusa, Dartmouth
Host: Dan Klionsky

Sept. 25

Cheng-Yu Lee, UM  LSI       

Oct. 2

Elissa Hallem, UCLA
Host: Monica Dus

Oct. 9

Vera Moiseenkova-Bell ,  UPenn
Host: Randy Stockbridge
Title: “Structural insights into TRP channels gating"

Oct. 16

Ishmail Abdus-Saboor, UPenn
Host: Bahaar Chawla

Oct. 23

 

Oct. 30

 

Nov. 6

Kathy Nagel, NYU
Host: Josie Clowney

Nov. 13

 

Nov. 20

Jill Wildonger, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Host: Morgan DeSantis

Dec. 4

Craig Montell, University of California, Santa Barbara
Host: Bo Duan
Title:“Receptors, channels and animal behavior”

Winter 2021

Feb. 19

Mike Henne, UT Southwestern
(Host: Ming Li)

Feb. 26

Nicole Martinez, Yale
(Host: Morgan DeSantis)

March 5

Chelsey SprIggs, U-M,
(Host: Morgan DeSantis)

March 12

Arash Komeili, UC Berkeley
(Host: Anthony Vecchiarelli)

March 19

Petra Levin, Washington University, St. Louis
(Host: Anthony Vecchiarelli)

March 26

Courtney Hollender, Michigan State University
(Host:   Cora MacAlister)

April 2

Alison Barth, Carnegie Mellon University
(Host: Sam Kwon)

April 9

Suzanne Pfeffer, Stanford University
(Host: Ming Li)

April 16

Sophie Dumont, UC San Francisco
(Host: Morgan DeSantis)

No Seminars

April 23            

Exams

Previous Years

Winter 2020

Feb. 21           Sam Gu, Rutgers University
                       Host:  Györgyi Csankovszki

Feb. 28           Kumaran Ramamurthi, National Cancer Institute, NIH
                      Host:  Lyle Simmons

All seminars below were canceled

    Mar. 13           Kris DeMali, University of Iowa
                      Host:  Ann Miller

    Mar. 20           Petra Levin, Washington University of St. Louis
                      Host:  Anthony Vecchiarelli

    Mar. 27           Juan Bonifacino, NIH
                       Host:  Ming Li

    Apr. 3              Ralph Bock, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Plant Physiology
                       Host:  Andrzej Wierzbicki

       Apr. 10            Yuriy Kirichok, University of California, San Francisco
                       Host:  Haoxing Xu

    Apr. 17            Craig Montell, University of California, Santa Barbara
                       Host:  Bo Duan

Fall 2019

Sept. 13

Jessica Tollkuhn, Cold Spring Harbor Labs
Host:  Josie Clowney

 

Sept. 17 Mohan K. Balasubramanian, University of Warwick
Host: Ann Miller, Allen Liu, Puck Ohi
   

Sept. 20

Chris Doe, University of Oregon
Host:  Josie Clowney

 

Sept. 27

Wu-Min Deng, Florida State University
Host:  Laura Buttitta

 

Oct. 4

Imed Gallouzi, Goodman Cancer Center, McGill University
Host:  Mohammed Akaaboune

 

Oct. 11

Marco Gallio, Northwestern UnIversity
Host:  Monica Dus

 

Oct. 18

Mike Phillips, University of Toronto
Host:  Eran Pichersky

 

Oct. 25

Suneet Agarwal, Harvard Medical School
Host:  JK Nandakumar

 

Nov. 1

Scott Hultgren, Washington University of St. Louis
Host:  Matt Chapman

 

Nov. 8

Daphne Goring, University of Toronto
Host:  Cora MacAlister

 

Nov. 15

Dan Feldman, University of California, Berkeley
Host:  Sam Kwon

 

Nov. 22

Brian Storrie, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Host:  Yanzhuang Wang

 

Dec. 6

Sean Megason, Harvard
Host:  Cunming Duan

 

Dec. 8-20

HOLD – Faculty candidate visits

Winter 2019 

February 8
Paul Franken, Universite de Lausanne, Switzerland
(Host:  Sara Aton)
March 1 Magdalena Bezanilla, Dartmouth College
(Host:  Erik Nielsen)
March 8
Spring Break
March 15 Roberto Zoncu, University of California, Berkeley
(Host:  Haoxing Xu)
March 22 Feng Qiao, University of California, Irvine
(Host:  JK Nandakumar)
March 29 Heidi Lempradl , Van Andel Institute, Michigan
(Host:  Monica Dus)
April 5 Tzumin Lee, HHMI
 (Hosts:  Cunming Duan and Josie Clowney)
April 12 Kun-Liang Guan, University of California, San Diego
 (Host:  Yanzhuang Wang)
April 19 Maxim Frolov, University of Illinois, Chicago
(Host:  Laura Buttitta)
May 6 [Monday] Connell Symposium