News & Events
Our department hosts weekly seminars covering a wide range of topics in the biological sciences, featuring guest speakers as well as DU faculty- and student-led presentations. In addition, our department is home to exciting developments in both research and education.
Check back often for the latest news and event announcements from the Department of Biological Sciences.
Weekly seminars feature visiting scholars, faculty and students presenting on applied research and case studies.
Join us Mondays in Olin Hall 105 at 4:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted below.
(schedule subject to change)
Fall 2019 Schedule
Dates added throughout the quarter – check back for the most up-to-date schedule.
Carrion and Other Alternate Resources: New Forms of Indirect Defense against Herbivores
Dr. Ian Pearse, Fort Collins Science Center
Cell Signaling in Airway Epithelial Development and Disease
Dr. Eszter K. Vladar, University of Colorado, Anschutz
Dynamics of plant-pollinator interactions in time and space
Dr. Julian Resasco, University of Colorado, Boulder
Competitive Interactions of Two Parasitic Wasps that Require the Same Host
Dr. Dhaval Vyas, University of Denver
Genomic Journeys into a Lost World: ‘Ancient Fishes’ Illuminate the Genetic Basis of Vertebrate Evolution, Development and Diseases
Dr. Ingo Braasch, Michigan State University
Using Budding Yeast to Understand Dynein-Mediated Transport
Dr. Steven Markus, Colorado State University
Mating on the Margins: Social Behavior and Genetic Exchange in Natural Populations
Dr. David Zonana, University of Denver