Biology Seminars

Invited Guests' Talks and Research-In-Progress Internal Seminar Series

Biology Seminars are held Wednesdays, 12:10PM in the Biology building in room 320. For Fall 2020, all seminars will be online due to the ongoing COVID19 apndemic. There are two types of seminars are held: invited speaker seminar series and the research-in-progress seminars. Invited Speaker seminar series present leading investigators from across the nation to present their latest works. Whereas, the Research-In-Progress seminars showcase internal presentations about the science emanating from the Department of Biology faculty laboratories. 

Biology seminars are held Wednesdays, 12:10-1PM, in room 320 of the Department of Biology Building. We requests all participants to arrive no later than 12:05 to ensure no disruption of the guest speakers

Next Seminar - Wednesday

The Department of Biology Seminar continues in Fall 2020:

For the upcoming semester all seminars will be held virtually on Wednesdays at 12:10 - 1:00 PM EST, at the link provided below


Zoom link: 


Meeting ID: 829 3608 4228 

Passcode: 62248214 


For question, recommendations for speakers or any additional concerns, please contact Dr. Dominique Pritchett at


Howard University Department of Biology Seminar Schedule

Date Presenter(s)
January 16 Dr. Hemayet Ullah Howard University Department of Biology
February 3 Internal Seminar – Biology Graduate Students Raina Rhoades (Teng Lab) Daniel Koenemann (Burke Lab)
February 10 Internal Seminar – Biology Graduate Students Swagota Roy (Duttaroy Lab) Madison Moore (Thomas Lab)
February 17 Internal Seminar – Biology Graduate Students Jalisa Taylor (Eribo Lab) Adebiyi Sobitan (Teng Lab)
February 24 Internal Seminar – Biology Graduate Students Shah Jalal (Duttaroy Lab) Glory Bassey (Robinson Lab)
March 3 Internal Seminar – Biology Graduate Students Andrea Clarke (Lee Lab) Selina Anosike (Eribo Lab)
March 10 No seminar
March 17 March 17th Dr. Mildred Pointer Howard University Department of Biology, Chair
March 24 Internal Seminar – Biology Graduate Students Temesgen Andargie (Lee Lab) Vick Mahase (Teng Lab)
April 1 TBD
April 7 Dr. Glenn E. Simmons, Jr. University of Minnesota, Medical School, Duluth Department of Biomedical Sciences
April 14 TBD
April 21st Dr. Gerald B. Downes University of Mass., Amherst Department of Biology

Fall 2020 Seminars

2020 Fall Seminars

Attached you fill find the Fall 2020 seminar series.  It includes both the external and internal seminars.