Seminars

Summer 2020 seminars will be held remotely.  The Zoom link will be emailed to the Plant Biology list-serv. 

In the fall and spring semesters PB seminars are generally held in Morrill Science Center 2 South, Room 222, Thursdays at 4pm, unless otherwise noted. Refreshments will be served beginning at 3:50pm.
Contact: UMass Seminars IDGP

To find more seminars in the Life Sciences, visit the Graduate Programs in Life Sciences Calendar.

For a listing of seminars offered through the College of Natural Sciences, go to CNS Department and Program Seminars or the CNS calendar, including the Stockbridge School of Agriculture seminars.

Summer 2020 Seminar Schedule

Jun 18

Flowers for everyone

Binomica Labs

Host: Tobias Baskin
Virtual Zoom Seminar 

Jul 2

Why Fusarium oxysporum?

UMass Amherst

Host: Sam Hazen
Virtual Zoom Seminar

Jul 16

A DORMANCY PROGRAM REGULATES CARPEL SUPPRESSION IN Zea mays (maize)

UMass Amherst 

Host: Madelaine Bartlett
Virtual Zoom PhD Dissertation Defense
10:00 AM 

Jul 23

Decolonizing the herbarium

UMass Amherst, Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies

Host: Madelaine Bartlett
Virtual Zoom Seminar 

Jul 30

Plant Biology Career Paths seminar: A career path to USDA-ARS

USDA-ARS, Geneva NY

Host: Ana Caicedo
Virtual Zoom Seminar 

Aug 13

Palaeobotany: what can old dead plants tell us?

University of Nottingham

Host: Tobias Baskin
Virtual Zoom Seminar

Aug 27

Inter-organellar communication in plant-microbe interactions

University of Wyoming

Host: Sibongile Mafu
Virtual Zoom Seminar