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Seminar Series

BottlesSeminars as part of five 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).
  • the Noble P. Sherwood Seminar Series (NSS, invited speakers)

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 four series: MBS or NSS, Jeffrey Bose, 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.

Date Speaker and Topic Host
Feb 8 (Tue)  
Feb 9 (Wed) Andrei Thomas-Tikhonenko, Ph.D., Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Meeting ID: 967 5912 2896
Passcode: 638851
Jeff Bose
Feb 10 (Thu)    
Feb 15 (Tue) Bryan Murphy, Graduate Student  
Feb 17 (Thu) 12:00 PM Hubert M. Tse, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Dept of Microbiology, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Meeting ID: 913 3929 3277
Passcode: 238302
Jeff Bose
Feb 22 (Tue)    
Feb 24 (Thu) 12:00 PM Martha A. Alexander-Miller, Ph.D., Professor, Dept of Microbiology & Immunology, Wake Forest School of Medicine
Meeting ID: 956 2836 7818
Passcode: 833383
Jeff Bose
Mar 1 (Tue) 1:00 PM G010 WHE Miranda Ridder Dissertation Defense  
Mar 3 (Thu)    
Mar 8 (Tue)    
Mar 10 (Thu)    
Mar 14-18 Spring Break  
Mar 22 (Tue)    
Mar 24 (Thu) Rabina Saud, Graduate Student  
Mar 29 (Tue) Megan Myers, Graduate Student  
Mar 31 (Thu)  Noble Sherwood Seminar Speaker, Graham F. Hatfull, Ph.D., Eberly Family Professor of Biotechnology, HHMI Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Pittsburgh Joe Lutkenhaus
Apr 5-8 (Tue) Student Research Forum  
Apr 12 (Tue) Çağla Aksu Küz, Graduate Student  
Apr 14 (Thu) Wilmara Salgado-Pabon, Ph.D., Department of Pathobiological Sciences. University of WI Jeff Bose
Apr 19 (Tue)    
Apr 21 (Thu)
Apr 22 (Fri)
1050 SoN
Hope Waisner Dissertation Defense
Apr 26 (Tue) Brandon Grieshaber, Graduate Student  
Apr 28 (Thu) Tom Platt, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Division of Biology, Kansas State University Jeff Bose
May 3 (Tue)    
May 5 (Thu) Last Day of Classes  
May 10 (Tue)    
May 12 (Thu)    
May 17 (Tue)    
May 19 (Thu) Jenny Robinson, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Dept of Chemical & Petroleum Engineering, KU-Lawrence Jeff Bose
May 24 (Tue)  
May 26 (Thu) Kalyani Pyaram, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Division of Biology, Kansas State University
Jeff Bose

Noble P. Sherwood Seminar Series

Dr. Noble P. SherwoodDr. Noble P. Sherwood taught Botany and Bacteriology at the University of Kansas from 1910 to 1952 and served as the first Chairman of the Department of Bacteriology from 1917 to 1949. He worked on bacterial pathogenesis including anaphylactic shock and streptococcal virulence.

Noble P. Sherwood grew up in Kansas City and attended KU, where he received a B.S. in Engineering in 1905, an M.S. in Bacteriology in 1911 and a Ph.D. in 1921. In 1924, he received an M.D. from the Minnesota University Medical School.

KU School of Medicine

University of Kansas Medical Center
Department of Microbiology, Molecular Genetics and Immunology
3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Mailstop 3029
Kansas City, KS 66160
PHONE: 913-588-7012
FAX: 913-588-7295