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They have organized monthly Shop Talks, where students gather together to discuss their research in a relaxed environment; the annual kickball game that takes place before the start of the fall semester; and the International Festival that celebrates the many cultures and diversity in the department. Over the last year, the outreach committee has created a sustainable program by meeting with schools in the area to assess need, obtaining resources for experiments, and collaborating with other departments.

If you would like to join out listserv and get involve with future events, you can sign up by emailing listserv listserv. The Eagle news story on Greens Prairie Outreach. Aggies , organized into four areas: We will talk about science from diverse faculty, promote science, and encourage students to do research. Themes focus on diversity. Graduate Programs Jennifer Bradford T Research and training at the forefront of biology. For full consideration, applications should be received by December 1.

In addition to the online application, you will need to submit the following: Graduate Advising Office Address: The Second Year During the second year, students complete required coursework and focus on learning the techniques they will be using to carry out their research.

Third Year and Beyond During their third and fourth years, students carry out the research that will form the body of their dissertation. Department of Biology Graduate Forms. Office of Graduate Studies Forms. Must be submitted via the DPSS website. Molecular Tools in Biology. Fundamental Molecular Cell Biology. Principles of Neuroscience I. Principles of Neuroscience II. BIOL — Ecological and Evolutionary Genomics Journal Club 1 hr Critical analysis of the current literature, concepts, and methodology of genomic approaches to ecology and evolutionary biology.

Experimental Design in Biology. Credit 1 to 6 each semester. Limited investigations in fields other than those chosen for thesis or dissertation. R for Biologists 3 hrs This course is intended to provide students with advanced level proficiency in R. Credit 1 or more each semester. Research for thesis or dissertation. Ethics and Responsible Conduct of Research. Methods in Teaching Biology Laboratory.

Behavior, Genes, and Evolution. Bioinformatics and Computational Courses. Student Post-Doc Research Conference. Biology Graduate Student Association. The BioGSA also holds yearly t-shirt sales to help raise funds for the organization. Graduate Resources and Development for Aggies. Every other Wednesday at 5: Evolutionary origins and implications of changes in the life cycle complexity. Basal body positioning in zebrafish photoreceptors and variation in swordtail photoreceptor mosaics G.

Lekven May 14 Kevin D. Spiroplasma and Wolbachia " M. Theory and Empiricism" A. Insights in the Establishment to Maintenance Transition" J. Holzenburg May 12 Simone M. Lepage Biology MS non-thesis U. Strain PCC " M. Behavioral and Experimental Evidence from Tadarida brasiliensis. Riley Aug 10 Chace A. Strain PCC J. Genetic and Biochemical Characterization R.

Young May 08 Lan Wang Microbiology MS Directed Evolution of the cyanide dihydratase of bacillus pumilus C1 and conversion of the substrate specificity of the bacillus sp. Aramayo Dec 07 G. Qin May 07 Archie W. Rowe May 07 Jodi L. Bollinger Biology MS non-thesis J. Golden May 07 Roger R. Golden May 07 Edan R. Manson May 07 Gus Greta J. Earnest May 07 Michael W. Bell-Pedersen May 07 Brian J. Manson Dec 06 Gregory L. Siegele Dec 06 Ketan S.

Pepper Dec 06 Kristin A. McKnight Dec 06 Tyler T. Golden Aug 06 Oranit Gilad: Brasilliana Rang and A. Cervina Dall and Simpson in the Lower Laguna Strain PCC S. Franesoic Acid O-Methyltransferase of Passalus cornutus: Golden Dec 92 Donald Hodges Jr. Golden Dec 91 Janice L. Toggle Sliding Bar Area. The unexpected virtue of pentraxins: Understanding circadian output networks in Neurospora crassa. The effects of genetic and environmental factors on the reproductive behaviors of Drosophila melanogaster.

Sexual development and meiotic silencing in Neurospora crassa. Analysis of the fungal virulence of Cryptococcus and exploration of novel antifungals against cryptococcosis. Mechanisms and genomic patterns of reproductive isolation of Xiphophorus fishes. Patterns in teleost photoreceptor organization: Basal body positioning in zebrafish photoreceptors and variation in swordtail photoreceptor mosaics.

Mechanisms of individual variation in reproductive in behavior in female X. Spiroplasma and Wolbachia ". Insights in the Establishment to Maintenance Transition". Insights into Vertebrate Mesoderm Development and Patterning". The Mystery of the Chaetognata: Bacteria in ballast water: Implications for Intraflagellar Transport and Human Disease. Effect of variations in freshwater inflows on photoplankton productivity and community composition. Directed Evolution of the cyanide dihydratase of bacillus pumilus C1 and conversion of the substrate specificity of the bacillus sp.

Melatonin modulates intercellular communication among immortalized rat suprachiasmatic nucleus cells. A Dicer-Like protein essential for normal sexual development and meiotic silencing in the filamnentous fungus Neurospora Crassa. Genetic and Biochemical Analyses of Hypothetical Protein 1: Purple Acid Phosphate Behavioral Ecology and Conservation of Large Mammals: An unknown regulator affects cell division and the timing of entry into stationary phase in Escherichia coli.

Role for Multiple Receptor Subtypes. A Systematic Study of Compsoneura A. Regulation of Tryptothan Decarboxylase from Camptotheca acuminata in Transgenic Nicotiana tabucum and Arabidopsis thaliana.

A Characterization of the Conjusome: Identification and Characterization of the Anabaena sp. Pollination in the Genus Baccharis Asteraceae: Microsatellites and Conservation Genetics: Molecular Characterization of the Camptotheca acuminata Decaisne 3-hydroxymethylglutaryl Coenzyme: Isolation and Characterization of Developmental Genes in Aspergillus nidulans. Roles of Juvenile Hormone, Ecdysteroid and the Brain. Attractant Binding and Signaling in the E. Age associated differences in response to lipopolysaccharide: Interspecific Relationships within the Genus Amaranthus Amaranthaceae.

Maturation of F Propilin: Important Components in the Rat Circadian System. The Importance of Animal Foods. Dytiscidae in Response to Fish Predation. The Biology and Ecology of Ochrimnus mimulus Stal, Calanoioda of the World. Studies of the Cell Cycle Engine. Behavior, Metabolism, and Thyroid Hormones. Chromosomal Fragile Sites in Deer Mice: Evolutionary Genetics of Peromyscus from the Pacific Northwest: Mary Ellen MacDonald, Dr.

Teachman is continuing her research with disabled youth and their families through a CIHR-funded postdoctoral fellowship at McGill University. Zhao defended his doctoral research in January , under the supervision of Professor John Rubinstein in the Department of Medical Biophysics.

Zhao has been principal author on three articles in the Journal of Structural Biology and Nature , as well as two review articles. His manuscript in Nature was mentioned in a feature article describing advances in cryo-EM, and he has delivered two invited seminars at the American Chemical Society annual conference and the Bioenergetics Gordon Research Conference.

His ground-breaking interdisciplinary research brings together book history, literary analysis, and the intellectual history of early modern science to examine how early modern writers used language to explore and express what it means to be alive. Harrison accepted a coveted tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the Department of English at the University of Chicago, where he moved five days after defending his dissertation.

Carter Snead and Dr. James Rutka within the Institute of Medical Science. His research into "miswired" neuronal circuitry in children with severe epilepsy promises to transform how epilepsy is thought about in terms of its causes and treatments.

His work has yielded 57 published or accepted peer-reviewed publications—38 first-authored—in journals such as Brain , PloS One , Cortex, and Human Brain Mapping. He has received more than citations.

Catungal completed his doctoral dissertation For Us, By Us: Catungal has an extensive publication record, with refereed journal publications in top international journals as well as an edited book. A piece of his dissertation recently appeared in the open-access ACME: In January , Dr. During his doctoral program, Dr.

Mack published 18 papers, including two comprehensive first-author reviews, and a number of original co-authored articles in top-tier journals such as Cancer Cell and Nature. His work will examine tumour cell heterogeneity and hierarchies in glioblastoma, the most common malignant brain tumour in adults. He looks forward to securing an academic position in the near future.

He made several outstanding scholastic achievements in the area of organic optoelectronics while at U of T.

Pelle completed his doctoral dissertation "Continuity and Renewal in English Homiletic Eschatology, ca. Pelle taught Ecclesiastical Latin at St. In September , Dr. He focuses his research on the brain mechanisms that allow humans to selectively encode and retrieve perceptual memories and the impact of aging on these mechanisms. International Students Graduate Fees. Interested in Grad Studies at U of T?

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