Museum Seminar Series

The Museum Seminar Series is a weekly research talk at the LSU Museum of Natural Science given by invited speakers and LSU personnel that revolves around topics of natural history, ecology, or evolutionary biology. Seminars are open to the public and take place on Fridays at 3:30pm in the museum exhibits area. See schedule below. #MuseumSeminar 

2021 Fall Seminar Schedule

Download Fall 2021 LSUMNS Seminar Schedule.

Date Details
September 3rd  

Travelogues

September 10th 

No Seminar

September 17th 

Dr. Silu Wang
PhD from the University of Berkley California; current postdoc at UC Berkley
Title: Constrains and Contributors in the Formation of New Species Boundaries 

September 24th 

Dr. Hannah Frank 
Assistant professor in the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at Tulane University 
Title: Bat-infection interactions across time and space

October 1st 

Dr. Don Shepard
Assistant professor in the Department of Biology at LA Tech University
Title: TBA

October 8th 

Dr. Emily Kane   
Assistant professor in the Department of Biology at LA Lafayette University
Title: TBA 

October 15th 

Dr. Brandon Hedrick
Assistant professor in the Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy at LSU Health Sciences Center
Title: TBA 

October 22nd 

No Seminar: Fall Break

October 29th 

Dr. Arthur Porto
Assistant professor in the Department of Biology (SEE) at LSU
Title: TBA 

November 5th 

No Seminar

November 12th 

Dr. Anna Tigano – Zoom
PhD from Queen’s University; current postdoc at the University of British Columbia Okanagan
Title: TBA

November 19th 

No Seminar 

November 26th 

No seminar: Thanksgiving Holiday

December 3rd 

Dr. Angelo Soto-Centeno (Faculty; Rutgers)
Assistant professor in the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at Rutgers University 
Title: TBA

For further information, please contact Austin Chips at achipp1@lsu.edu