Wilkes University

Past Speakers

Dr. Paul KeimPaul Keim, Ph.D.
Regents’ Professor in Biology Cowden Endowed Chair in Microbiology Northern Arizona University

Topic: "Tracking Dangerous Pathogens Using Whole Genome Sequencing – Examples from Anthrax and Cholera" 
When: Monday, March 27 @ 8 p.m.
Where: Stark Learning Center, Room 101


Kimball Memorial LectureDr. W. John Kress
Smithsonian Institution

Topic: "Beyond the Tree of Life: Valuing Museum Collections in the Age of Biodiversity"
When: Thursday, April 21 @ 8 p.m.
Where: Stark Learning Center, Room 101


John C. Moore
John C. Moore
Professor and Head– Ecosystem Science and Sustainability
Director – Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory
Colorado State University

Topic: A New Soil Ecology: Lessons from Lives Underfoot
When:
 Wednesday, April 8, 2015 @ 8 p.m. 
Where: Stark Learning Center, Room 101


Dr. Robert B. JacksonDr. Robert B. Jackson
Nicholas Professor of Global Environmental Change in the Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences, Duke University

Topic: The Environmental Costs and Benefits of Shale Gas Development
When:
 Monday, April 7, 2014 at 8 p.m.
Where: Arnaud C. Marts Center
 


Dr. Eric WieschausDr. Eric Wieschaus
Nobel Laureate, Princeton University

Topic: The Control of Cell Shape: Where Genetics Meets Cell Mechanics
When:
 Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 8 p.m.
Where: Stark Learning Center, Room 101
 


Dr. Richard H. BaltzRichard Baltz
Chief Scientific Officer, CognoGen Biotechnology Consulting

Topic: Genetic Engineering in Development of Lipopeptide Antibiotics
When: May 1, 2012
Where:Stark Learning Center, Room 101


Dr. Peter HudsonPeter Hudson
Willaman Professor of Biology, Pennsylvania State University

When: April 28, 2011
Where:Stark Learning Center, Room 101

 


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