Fall 2015

UAA hosts an active program for biological sciences seminars. All seminars are held in the ConocoPhillips Integrated Sciences Building on Fridays at 3:30pm in CPISB 120, unless noted otherwise. Our seminar series is free and open to the public. Parking is complimentary on UAA's campus on Fridays. Please contact Rachel Lee for additional information.The new CPISB is located north of Providence Hospital and behind the Admin Building. Please call 786-1298 for directions or insert this address (3101 Science Circle, Anchorage, AK 99508) for Map Directions. 

 Date Guest Speaker & Lecture Title
9/11/15Graduate Student Orientation, AY 2015-2016
9/25/15Dr. Kathy Kelsey, UAA Biological Sciences, Postdoctoral Fellow, "Climate and Management Controls on Forest Growth and Forest Carbon Balance in the Western United States"
10/2/15Dr. Amy Bishop, UAA Biological Sciences, Postdoctoral Fellow, "Fight Club: The role of strategies, signaling, and social buffering in male grey seal breeding aggression."
10/9/15Dr. Patrick Tomco, UAA Chemistry, "Field Degradation of Aminopyralid and Clopyralid and Microbial Community Response to Application in Alaskan Soils."
10/16/15Dr. Colin McGill, UAA Chemistry, "Dietary Malate Reduces Neuronal Reactive Oxygen Species and Improves Spatial Working Memory"
10/23/15Dr. Aaron Dotson, UAA College of Engineering
10/30/15Dr. Don Spalinger, UAA Biological Sciences
11/6/15Dr. Philippe Amstislavski, UAA Health Sciences, "Biological 3D Printers"
11/13/15Dr. Bjartmar Sveinbjörnsson, UAA Biological Sciences
11/20/15Christopher Brockman, UAA Biological Sciences, M.S. Candidate Thesis Defense, "Evaluation of brown bear predation on ungulate calves in southcentral Alaska using neck mounted cameras, GPS and stable isotopes"
12/4/15Dr. Frank von Hippel, UAA Biological Sciences