Seminar Series

Seminars as part of four series,

  • the Microbiology Seminars Series (MBS, invited speakers),
  • the Work in Progress Series (WIP, graduate students and postdocs), or
  • the Student Literature Seminar Series (SLS/MICR830, graduate students),
  • the Faculty Seminar Series (FSS, Department Faculty).

are presented at 11:00 a.m. in 1027 Orr-Major on Tuesdays and Thursdays, unless otherwise noted.

Non-department faculty interested in meeting the speakers should contact the host or the following individuals in charge of the three series: MBS, Ed Stephens, Ph.D.; WIP, Mary Markiewicz, Ph.D.; SLS, Sebastien Pichoff, Ph.D.

If you would like to be added to our seminar mailing list, please contact Kathy Mackay


Speaker and Topic


Jan 6 (Tue)

4:00 PM

Wahl West Aud.

Dor Salomon, Ph.D., Post-Doctoral Fellow, Dept of Molecular Biology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Jianming Qiu


Jan 13 (Tue)

4:00 PM

Wahl West Aud.

Xin Deng, Ph.D., Post-Doctoral Scholar, University of Chicago

Jianming Qiu

Jan 20 (Tue)

Spring Classes Begin


Jan 22 (Thu)

4:00 PM

Wahl West Aud.

Jun Han, D.V.M., Ph.D., Post-Doctoral Scholar, Dept of Microbiology & Immunology, Pennsylvania State Univ. College of Medicine

Jianming Qiu

Jan 27 (Tue)



Jan 29 (Thu)

Danny R. Welch, Ph.D., Professor & Chair of Cancer Biology, Hall Family Professorship in Molecular Medicine, Kansas Bioscience Authority Eminent Scholar, KUMC

Mary Markiewicz

Jan 29 (Thu)

4:00 PM

Sudler Aud.

Justine Tigno-Aranjuez, Ph.D., Instructor, Dept. of Pathology, Case Western Reserve University

Jianming Qiu

Feb 3 (Tue)



Feb 5 (Thu)

Feb 10 (Tue)



Feb 12 (Thu)



Feb 17 (Tue)



Feb 19 (Thu)



Feb 24 (Tue)


Feb 26 (Thu)


Mar 3 (Tue)

Mar 5 (Thu)

Deborah J. Lenschow, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Medicine, Associate Professor of Pathology & Immunology, Co-Director, Physician Scientist Training Program, Washington University School of Medicine

Mary Markiewicz

Mar 10 (Tue)


Mar 12 (Thu)



Mar 16-20

Spring Break Week

Mar 24 (Tue)



Mar 25-27

Student Research Forum

Mar 31 (Tue)



Apr 2 (Thu)

COBRE External Advisory Committee Meeting


Apr 7 (Tue)



Apr 9 (Thu)



Apr 14 (Tue)


Apr 16 (Thu)



Apr 21 (Tue)



Apr 23 (Thu)



Apr 28 (Tue)



Apr 30 (Thu)



May 5 (Tue)



May 7 (Thu)

Last Day of Spring Classes


May 12 (Tue)


May 14 (Thu)



May 19 (Tue)



May 21 (Thu)

May 26 (Tue)

May 28 (Thu)

Last modified: Jan 07, 2015