University of Oregon
 

 

META Center Events

Friday, May 5

Journal Club

Jarrett Lebov

Escalante et al 2015

327 Pacific, 3pm

Tuesday, May 2

Ie2 Seminar

Margaret McFall-Ngai

Pacific Biosciences Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa

“Finding the right partner: The molecular, genetic, and ecological underpinnings of symbiosis onset”
110 Willamette Hall, 11-11:40am

Reception and discussion to follow in 327 Pacific Hall

Monday, May 1

Meta Meeting

Nick Lowery

“Causes and consequences of phenotypic heterogeneity in microbial populations”

350 Willamette 4pm

Friday, April 28

Journal Club

Brendan Bohannan

McFall-Ngai 2014

Pankey et al 2016

327 Pacific, 3pm

Wednesday, April 26

Streisinger Lecture

Jonathan Weissman-UC San Francisco

“Controlling the volume of gene expression with CRISPRi and CRISPRa”
331 Klamath Hall, 2-3pm

Tuesday, April 25

Streisinger Lecture

Jennifer Doudna-UC Berkeley

“Rewriting the language of life: Impacts and challenges of DNA editing”
100 Willamette Hall, 4-5pm

Monday, April 24

Meta Meeting

Cathy Robinson

“Investigating the Selective Pressures of Bacterial Adaptation to the Vertebrate Gut”

350 Willamette 4pm

Friday, April 21

Journal Club

Brendan Bohannan

Swenson et al 2000

275 Onyx, 3pm

NOTE ROOM CHANGE

Monday, April 17

Meta Meeting

Recent Meeting Reviews

350 Willamette 4pm

Friday, April 14

Journal Club

Organizational Meeting

Mueller and Sachs 2015

327 Pacific, 3pm

Monday, April 10

Meta Meeting

Annah Rolig

“Identifying functionally relevant members of complex microbial communities”

350 Willamette 4pm

Friday, April 7

Journal Club

Organizational Meeting-Cancelled

327 Pacific, 3pm

Monday, April 3

No Meta Meeting

Friday, March 31

No Journal Club Meeting-Spring Break

Monday, March 27

No Meta Meeting-Spring Break

 

META Meetings

Monday, March 13

Meta Meeting

Mind Meld

350 Willamette 4pm

Monday, March 6

Meta Meeting

Microbial Ecology Faculty Candidate Seminar

Kevin Kohl
Postdoctoral Scholar, Vanderbilt University, Bordenstein Lab
110 Fenton 4pm

Monday, February 27

Meta Meeting

Microbial Ecology Faculty Candidate Seminar

Kelly Wrighton
Asst. Professor, Ohio State University
110 Fenton 4pm

Monday, February 20

Meta Meeting

Ryan Baker

Advances in High Throughput Light Sheet Imaging of Zebrafish

350 Willamette, 4pm

Monday, February 13

Meta Meeting

Microbial Ecology Faculty Candidate Seminar

Krista McGuire
Asst. Professor, Barnard College/Columbia University
110 Fenton 4pm

Monday, February 6

No Meta Meeting

Monday, January 30

Meta Meeting

Microbial Ecology Faculty Candidate Seminar

Colin Averill
Postdoc, Boston University, Talbot Lab
110 Fenton 4pm

Monday, January 23

Daniel Shoup

Postdoc in Tristan Ursell Lab

350 Willamette, 4pm

Monday, January 16

No Meta Meeting – MLK Day

Monday, January 9

No META Meeting

Monday, January 2

New Years Day Observed

Monday, December 26

Christmas Day Observed

Monday, December 19

No META Meeting

Monday, December 12

No META Meeting

Monday, December 5

Meta Meeting

Michael Taormina

Making META’s Imaging Core Work For You

350 Willamette, 4pm

 

Journal Club

Friday, March 3

Journal Club Meeting

Forde et al 2004

Schulte et al 2010

Bohannan & Lenski 2000

327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, February 24

Journal Club Meeting

Giraud et al 2008

Koskiniemi et al 2013

Ebert 1998

327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, February 17

Journal Club Meeting

Giraud et al. 2001

Barrosso-Batista et al 2014

327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, February 10

No Journal Club Meeting

Graduate Recruitment

Friday, February 3

Journal Club Meeting

Rainey et al. 2000

Rainey and Travisano 1998

327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, January 27

Journal Club Meeting

Lenski and Travisano 1994

Lenski et al. 1991

327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, January 20

Journal Club Meeting

Chao and Levin 1981

Velicer et al. 1998

327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, January 13

Journal Club Meeting

Velicer 2003

Strassman and Queller 2011

327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, December 2

Journal Club Meeting

Tim Wheeler

Gandhi et al 2016

327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, November 25

No Journal Club Meeting

Happy Thanksgiving!

Friday, November 18

No Journal Club Meeting

Bio-Inspired Design Conference

1:00-4:45 pm, EMU Gumwood Room

Friday, November 11

Journal Club Meeting

Drake Donovan

Belisle et al 2012
327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, November 4

No Journal Club Meeting

Genomics in Action Conference

Friday, October 28

Journal Club Meeting

Ashley Bateman

Song et al 2013
Carr et al 2016
Lax et al 2014
327 Pacific, 3pm

Friday, October 21

Journal Club Meeting

Robert Steury

Borrelli et al 2016
327 Pacific, 3pm

Seminars

Tuesday, May 13

Seminar – Streisinger Lecture

“How Do Zebrafish Decide to Develop as a Male or Female?”

John Postlethwait

Department of Biology, University of Oregon
100 Willamette Hall, 4-5pm

Tuesday, April 29

Seminar

“Programmed Cell Death and the Microbial Loop”

Monica Orellana

Institute for Systems Biology, University of Washington
110 Willamette Hall, noon

Tuesday, November 5

Seminar

“Genome-Enabled testing of the Evolutionary Arms Race in Plant-Mutualistic and Plant-Gram-Positive Pathogen Interactions”

Jeff Chang

Botany & Plant Pathology, Oregon State University
110 Willamette Hall, noon

Tuesday, June 4

Seminar

“Speciation, dispersal, and invasion patterns in microalgae”

Karin Rengefors

Lund University
110 Willamette, noon

Wednesday, May 29

Seminar

“Synapse Formation in the Zebrafish Mauthner Circuit”

Cecilia Moens

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Deschutes Hall, Colloquium Room, 11 am

Tuesday, May 28

Streisinger lecture

“Single Cell Analysis in Early Mammalian”

Janet Rossant

Senior Scientist and Chief of Research Lombard Chair in Paediatric Research Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children Departments of Molecular Genetics, and Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Toronto
100 Willamette Hall, 4 pm

Tuesday, May 7

Seminar

“Eukaryotes are microbes too: Environmental diversity and computational challenges for studying microscopic taxa with a nucleus”

Holy Bik

UC Davis
110 Willamette, noon

Tuesday, April 30

Seminar

“Microbial seed banks: ecological and evolutionary implications of dormancy”

Jay Lennon

Indiana University
110 Willamette, noon

Tuesday, April 23

Seminar

“Vibro cholera Biofilms: Structural Components and Regulatory Networks”

Fitnat Yildiz

University of California, Santa Cruz
110 Willamette Hall, 4 pm

Tuesday, April 2

Seminar

“Mainlining the Hologenome Into Biology”

SETH BORDENSTEIN

Vanderbilt University
110 Willamette, noon

Tuesday, January 22

seminar

 

Curtis Huttenhower

Harvard School of Public Health
350 Willamette, 4pm

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Seminar

“New tools for exploring the human gut microbiome”


Andrew Goodman

Microbiology, Yale University
110 Willamette Hall, noon

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