Spring 2015 Seminar Series

The Department of Biology at Georgia Southern University invites you to attend our Seminar Series. Seminars will be held at 11:15 a.m. in Biological Sciences Room 1109, unless indicated otherwise.

For more information, contact a member of the Seminar Committee: Tavis Anderson or Jamie Roberts.

Date Speaker
Title Sponsor
12 Plant Biology Candidate Chandler
14 (Wednesday) Plant Biology Candidate Chandler
19 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
21 (Wednesday) Plant Biology Candidate Chandler
26 Marine Biology Candidate Cohen
28 (Wednesday) Marine Biology Candidate Cohen
2 Marine Biology Candidate Cohen
4 (Wednesday) Physiology Candidate Mondor
9 Physiology Candidate Mondor
11 (Wednesday) Physiology Candidate Mondor
16 TBD
23 TBD
2 Dr. Arthur Benke
University of Alabama
A retrospective on the Ogeechee and its ecology – will it be one of America’s vanishing rivers? Colon-Gaud
9 Matt Erickson
Georgia Southern University
MS exit seminar Rostal
16 Spring Break
23 Dr. Brett Albanese
Georgia Department of Natural Resources
Monitoring, mapping, and management of Georgia’s endangered aquatic fauna Roberts
30 Tiffany Burgess and Steven Riera
Georgia Southern University
MS exit seminar Cawthorn and Cohen
10 Ms. Susan Finger
Columbia Environmental Research Center
Integrating biological sciences into the broader scientific community Biology Alumna of the Year
13 Mr. Tim Breen
Everglades Restoration Program USFWS
Kestrels to kites: a wildlife biologist’s 4,000 mile journey from Statesboro, Georgia to the Everglades BOGS Distinguished Alumnus
20 Dr. Ria Ghai
University of Georgia
Parasites in Primates: examining the ecology of disease transmission in a complex community
27 Undergraduate Research Symposium


DEPARTMENT OF BIOLOGY • P.O. Box 8042 • Statesboro, GA 30460 • (912) 478-5487