Depar​tment Seminars​ - FALL 2022

Seminars are scheduled on Wednesdays with a Q&A session at the end of each presentation. Most seminars will be in person at Whistler Hall room 116 (WSLR 116). Anyone outside the department that would like to be notified of upcoming seminars can subscribe to the entm.seminars listserv. Any virtual seminars are recorded and will be made available in a YouTube playlist shortly after the date of each seminar.

Date - Time - Location
Presenter Seminar Topic/Area of Interest

Aug 24 - 10:45 A.M.

WSLR 116

Nicole Gunter - The Cleveland Museum of Natural History

Dung Beetles and the Dome: Balancing Research and Outreach in A Museum Career

Aug 31 - 10:45 A.M.

WSLR 116

Amelia Lindsey - University of Minnesota Microbe-Mediated Losses of Sex in Insects

Sept 7 - 10:45 A.M.

WSLR 116

Dr. Kurt Ristroph - Purdue Agricultural & Biological Engineering Challenges and Opportunities in Formulating Organic Nanocarriers for Improved Agrochemical Administration

Sept 14 - 11:15 A.M.

WSLR 116

Mark Hoddle - University of California, Riverside Crushing the Curve: Amplifying Biocontrol of Asian Citrus Psyllid in California

FRIDAY Sept 23 - Seminar 2:00 P.M. & Reception 3:00 P.M.

Dean's Auditorium (PFEN 241)

OSMUN AWARD WINNER Raymond Cloyd - Kansas State University  My Experience at Purdue University: Remembering and Moving Forward

Sept 28 - 10:45 A.M.


Mary Rogers - University of Minnesota A decade of living with Spotted-wing drosophila: what have we learned?

Oct 5 - 10:45 A.M.

WSLR 116

Samantha Willden - Purdue Entomology Ecology and Management of Pests on Low Tunnel Strawberry

Oct 12 - 11:15 A.M.

WSLR 116

Zeus Mateos Fierro - Purdue Entomology Sustainable Agriculture: Maximizing Integrated Pest and Pollinator Management

Oct 19 - 10:45 A.M.

WSLR 116

Cameron Jasper - Purdue Entomology MicroRNA-dependent regulation of caste and mating-status in the Honey Bee

Oct 26

*NO SEMINAR* CANCELLED Mike Crossley (University of Delaware) seminar has been moved to Spring 2023 - details TBD.

Nov 2 - 10:45 A.M.

WSLR 116

André Green II - University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Making a Migratory Monarch

Nov 9 - 11:15 A.M.

WSLR 116

Kasie Raymann - University of North Carolina, Greensboro  Ecology and evolution of host-associated microbes

Nov 30 - 10:45 A.M.

WSLR 116

Isobel Ronai - Harvard University Ticks and tick-bourne diseases