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Fort Johnson Marine Science Seminar Series

Place: MRRI Auditorium at Fort Johnson

Time: 4 p.m. on Friday afternoons, unless otherwise posted
Refreshments: before each seminar and at a reception with the seminar speaker, which occurs at the MUSC White House or the SCDNR Outdoor Classroom after the seminar

Archives of Fort Johnson Seminars

Spring 2018 Seminar Schedule

Date Speaker Seminar Title Committee Contact (Host)
Jan 12
Jan 19 Dawn Glasgow
SCDNR
TOPIC: Lionfish ecology Peter Kingsley-Smith, DNR (P. Kingsley-Smith)
Jan 26
Feb 2 Heather Fullerton
College of Charleston
TOPIC: Microbiology of deepsea vents Erik Sotka, College of Charleston (E. Sotka)
Feb 5 Ariana Sutton-Grier
The Nature Conservancy
Erik Sotka, College of Charleston (P. Sandifer)
Feb 12 John Weinstein
The Citadel
TOPIC: Microplastics in Charleston Harbor Paul Pennington, NOAA (P. Pennington)
Feb 19
Feb 26 Virginia Shervette
University of South Carolina Aiken
TOPIC: Fish demography and ecology Erik Sotka, College of Charleston (E. Sotka)
Mar 5 Doug Levin
Washington College
TOPIC: Marine geology Susannah Sheldon, SC Sea Grant (S. Sheldon)

Mar 12

No Seminar  CofC Spring Break

Mar 19

No Seminar  CofC Spring Break
Mar 26 Shuo Xiao
University of South Carolina, Arnold School of Public Health, Department of Environmental Health Sciences
TOPIC: Reproductive health/toxicology and endocrine disruptor effects using microfluidic technology Paul Pennington, NOAA (P. Pennington)
Apr 2 Craig Plante
College of Charleston
TOPIC: Sediment ecology Erik Sotka, College of Charleston (E. Sotka)
Apr 9 Isaure de Buron
College of Charleston
TOPIC: Marine parasites Erik Sotka, College of Charleston (E. Sotka)
Apr 16

Instructions and Information for Speakers for downloading

Links to the Fort Johnson Partners

Members of the Fort Johnson Seminar Committee