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Spring 2005 Seminars




Seminar Title

Committee Contact

Jan 14 Kevin L. Armbrust
State Chemist of Mississippi
Director and Chief State Chemical Laboratory
Mississippi State University
Fate of Pesticides and Pharmaceuticals in Seawater Jill Stewart (CCEHBR)
Jan 21 Denise Sanger
SC Dept. of Health and Environmental Control
Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management
SC Coastal Zone Management: Current Research and Science Priorities Lou Burnett (CofC)
Jan 28 David Mann
College of Marine Science
University of South Florida
Marine Bioacoustics: Fish Talk and Dolphin Listen Lou Burnett (CofC)
Feb 4 Len Pietrafesa
North Carolina State University

Climate and Weather Impacts on Coastal Communities: Diagnostics, Prognostics and the Prognosis

Lou Burnett (CofC)
Feb 11 Pamela Hallock Muller
University of South Florida

Environmental Monitoring and Risk Assessment of Coral Reefs: A Multi-Scale Approach

Dan Newton (MUSC)
Margaret McFall-Ngai

Dept. of Medical Microbiology
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Colloquium Speaker

Make Peace, Not War: The Establishment of the Squid-Vibrio Symbiosis

Colloquium Committee
Feb 25 Jerome LaPeyre
Louisiana State University
Increasing Dermo Resistance in Oysters of the Gulf of Mexico Dan Newton (MUSC)
Mar 4 Russell Borski
Dept. of Zoology
North Carolina State University
Fish Osmoregulation and Nongenomic Actions of Glucocorticoids Jill Stewart (CCEHBR)
Mar 11 No Seminar CofC Spring Break  
Mar 18 Wayne Carmichael
Dept. of Biological Sciences
Wright State University

The CyanoHABs: Cyanobacteria Harmful Algae Waterblooms

Wes Jackson (MUSC)
Mar 25 Christian Schwabe
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Medical University of South Carolina
Evolution and the Natural Sciences Rachael King(SCDNR)
Apr 1 Fred Scharf
Department of Biological Sciences
University of North Carolina at Wilmington
Behavioral Interactions in Fishes: Scaling Up from Individual Processes to Population Dynamics Rachael King(SCDNR)
Apr 8 Rick DeVoe
South Carolina Sea Grant Consortium
Communicating Science John Dwyer (SC Sea Grant)
Apr 15 No Seminar - 5 p.m. Retirement Celebration for Chip Biernbaum  
Apr 22 Aaron Peck
Emerging Contaminants of Concern in Natural Systems Steven Christopher (NIST)
Apr 29 David Pawson
National Museum of Natural History
Smithsonian Institution
Washington DC

Male Sea Urchins Don't Care Whose Eggs They Fertilize -  Hybrids and Other Morphological Anomalies in Sea Urchins

Rachael King (SCDNR)
May 6 No Seminar GPMB Faculty Meeting
3 p.m.