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


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Howard University Department of Biology Seminar Schedule

Date Presenter(s)
September 9 Internal Seminar – Biology Graduate Students Cherinet Yigrem (Eribo Lab) Njlaa Bakhsh (Campbell Lab)
September 16 Dr. Aimee Jaramillo-Lambert University of Delaware
September 23 Dr. Guoping Feng McGovern Institute, MIT
September 30 Internal Seminar – Biology Graduate Students Nivedita Bondhu (Lee Lab) Behailu Eshetea (Eribo Lab)
October 7 Dr. Jennifer Hoy University of Nevada, Reno
October 14 Internal Seminar – Biology Graduate Students Gretchen Johnson (Campbell Lab) Cherinet Yigrem (Eribo Lab)
October 21 Internal Seminar – Biology Graduate Students Brandyn White (Campbell Lab) Clinton Carter (Jackson Lab)
October 28 Internal Seminar – Biology Graduate Students Jerome Oliver (Robinson Lab) Raina Rhoades (Teng Lab)
November 4 Dr. Emmitt Jolly Case Western Reserve University
November 11 No seminar (Veteran’s Day)
November 25 Internal Seminar – Biology Graduate Students Eoshe Irabor (Jackson Lab) Kotou Sangare (Thomas Lab)

Fall 2020 Seminars

2020 Fall Seminars

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