Upcoming Friday Seminars

Friday Seminars planned for the upcoming academic term are;

March

  • 13 March – *POSTPONED*  Professor Tobias Erb, Max-Planck Institute for Terrestrial Ecology, Marburg, Germany – ‘Fixing carbon dioxide fixation: Drop-by-drop towards a synthetic chloroplast’
  • 20 March *POSTPONED* Professor Hailing Jin, University of California, Riverside – ‘Cross-kingdom RNAi and small RNA trafficking between plant hosts and fungal pathogens’
  • 27 March – *POSTPONED* Professor Grant Jensen, HHMI California Institute of Technology – ‘Imaging bacterial cells with electron cryotomography’

April

  • 24 April – *POSTPONED* Professor Xuemei Chen, University of California, Riverside – ‘Title TBC’

May

  • 1 May – *POSTPONED* Professor Steffanie Strathdee and Dr Tom Patterson, University of California, San Diego – ‘The Perfect Predator: A Scientist’s Race to Save her Husband from a Deadly Superbug’
  • 15 May – Professor Gloria Coruzzi, New York University – ‘Title TBC’
  • 22 May – Professor Douglas Cook, University of California, Davis – ‘Taking a walk on the wild side: prospecting for plant and microbial traits across the domestication divide’

June

  • 5 June – Dr Sarah Coulthurst, University of Dundee – ‘Title TBC’
  • 12 JuneThe Bateson Lecture – Professor Keiko Torii, University of Texas at Austin – ‘Title TBC’
  • 19 June – Professor Jose Dinneny, Stanford University – ‘Title TBC’
  • 26 June – Professor Renier van der Hoorn, Somerville College, University of Oxford – ‘Title TBC’

July

  • 3 July – Professor Iain Couzin, Max Planck for Animal Behaviour – ‘Title TBC’
  • 10 July – Professor Joseph Heitman, Duke University School of Medicine – ‘Title TBC’

August

No lectures for summer break.

September

  • 11 SeptemberThe Haldane Lecture – Sir Greg Winter, Trinity College, Cambridge – ‘Title TBC’
  • 18 September – Professor Gunther Doehlemann, University of Cologne – ‘Title TBC’
  • 25 September – Professor Sanwen Huang, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Science – ‘Title TBC’

October

  • 2 October – Professor Jane Langdale, University of Oxford – ‘Title TBC’
  • 9 October – Professor Jane Parker, Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Koln – ‘Title TBC’

November

  • 6 November – Professor Christian Hardtke, University of Lausanne – ‘Title TBC’
  • 13 November – Professor Mark Tester, KAUST, Saudi Arabia  – ‘Title TBC’
  • 20 November – Professor Xuehua Zhong, Wisconsin Institute for Discovery – ‘Title TBC’
  • 27 November – TBC

December

  • 4 December – Professor Judith Berman, Tel Aviv University, Israel – ‘Title TBC’
  • 11 December – TBC