Our department organizes a number of events throughout the year to present the research efforts of our faculty and students and connect with scholars from other universities. They include the annual Joan Marsden and Alma Howard lecture series, the Biology Department Day, the Undergraduate Honours Symposium, as well as weekly seminars covering current topics in Biology.
Please use the menu on the left to learn more about the seminars and events we host and to view schedules for upcoming events or records of past events.
PhD Defenses - 2024
Student: Nathalie Jreidini
Supervisor: David M. Green
Thesis title: Animal movement ecology over temporal scales: an amphibian as a model.
Date: Monday March 11th @ 10:00 am; STBIO N7/1
Student: Lisa Hanna
Supervisor: Ehab Abouheif
Thesis title: Programmed cell death and the development and evolution of morphological castes in ants
Date: Tuesday March 26th @ 10:00 am; STBIO N7/1
Student: Michael Catchen
Supervisor: Andy Gonzalez
Thesis title: Improving monitoring and prediction of ecological dynamics with simulation and machine learning.
Date: Friday April 5th @ 1:00 pm; STBIO N7/1
Student: Sophia Leung
Supervisor: Alanna Watt.
Thesis title: Pathological changes in the cerebellum of spinocerebellar ataxia type 6 (SCA6): disease progression and selective vulnerability.
Date: Monday April 8th @ 1:30 pm; STBIO N7/1
PhD Exit Seminars - 2024