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March 17, 2014 3-4pm
Dr. Rob Knight
University of Colorado
Spatial and temporal patterning in microbial communities, including the human microbiome
Life Sciences Centre, Room 2, 2350 Health Sciences Mall, UBC

August 27 2011
Invited speaker session
Systems Ecology of Expanding Marine Oxygen Minimum Zones
13th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology
Seattle, Washington

August 27 2011
Invited speaker session
Systems Ecology of Expanding Marine Oxygen Minimum Zones
13th International Symposium on Microbial Ecology
Seattle, Washington

June 9-11, 2010
Third annual retreat. Rockwater Secret Cove Resort, Halfmoon Bay

May 11, 2010
UBC Microbiology & Immunology/CMDE Seminar
Dr. Josh Neufeld
University of Waterloo
Exploring the black box of soil microbial diversity with ultra-deep Illumina sequencing of ribosomal RNA genes
Location: LSC 3

March 11, 2010
UBC Microbiology and Immunology seminar
Thomas M. Schmidt
Department of Microbiology & Molecular Genetics
Michigan State University
Linking the Structure and Function of Microbial Communities: A Case Study of Greenhouse Gas Flux from Soil

August 4, 2009
UBC Microbiology and Immunology seminar
Jörg Overmann
Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich Germany
Extreme low-light adaptation and multicellularity - novel features of photosynthetic bacteria

June 2-4, 2009
Second annual retreat. Rockwater Secret Cove Resort, Halfmoon Bay

May 27-29, 2009
Diversity Bootcamp: a workshop on the analysis and interpretaion of environmental gene sequence data
Patrick Schloss
Deparment of Microbiology:
University of Massachusetts Amherst
 
Morning lectures (open to the public): 9am-12pm
Afternoon workshops (registration required): 1pm-5pm
Location: Life Sciences Centre - UBC
  2350 Health Sciences Mall
  lectures LSC1330, workshops LSC2510

Contact Steven Hallam shallam(at)interchange.ubc.ca for registration and further information.
Poster PDF

January 20, 2009
UBC Botany Seminar
Alexandra Worden
Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
An ocean of protists: tackling the photosynthetic picoeukaryotes

November 7-9, 2008
Headwaters to Deepwaters II conference,
sponsored in part by the CMDE

July 26, 2008
Cavalier-Smith Symposium at joint meetings of the International Society for Evolutionary Protistology and International Society for Protistology, Halifax, NS

July 6-11, 2008
Viral diversity symposium at the International Workshop on Aquatic Viruses, Vancouver, BC

May 28-30, 2008
Second annual retreat. Rockwater Secret Cove Resort, Halfmoon Bay

April 29th, 2008
Richard Dawkins
The God Delusion
Hosted by the Faculty of Science, the Faculty of Arts and the CMDE

April 21st, 2008
CMDE Lecture Series
Stefan Sievert
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute
WHO IS DRIVING THE SYSTEM?
Microbial Sulfur Metabolism and Autotrophic Carbon-Fixation at Deep-Sea Vents

March 12, 2008
UBC Evolution, Ecology, and Biodiversity Seminar
Susannah Porter
University of California, Santa Barbara
The evolution of mineralized skeletons

March 4, 2008
UBC Botany Seminar
Brian Leander (UBC CMDE member)
Character evolution in marine microeukaryotes

January 28, 2008
UBC Botany Seminar
Patrick Keeling (UBC CMDE member)
Moving genes and merging genomes

January 15, 2008
UBC Microbiology and Immunology seminar
Charles Kurland (University of Uppsala)
Are Archaea and Bacteria Pre-karyotes or Post-karyotes?
CMDE lab lunch to follow

October 9, 2007
UBC Botany Seminar
Nicole King (University of California, Berkeley)
Choanoflagellates and the unicellular ancestry of metazoan cell signaling, adhesion, and transcriptional regulation

July 23-27, 2007
CMDE supported representation at V European Congress of Protistology, XI European Conference of Ciliate Biology, Second United Workshop on Microsporidia of Vertebrante and Invertebrate Hosts, St. Petersburg Russia

June 13-15, 2007
First annual retreat. Tigh-na-Mara, Parksville

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