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Research seminars and colloquia

Seminar Schedule 2019

Seminars are held at 12pm in Room 208 of the Microbiology Building, 720 Cumberland St.

At this stage, seminars may be subject to change.

See latest news and events for more detail about the next upcoming seminar.





Chairperson & Journal Club


21 Oct 12:00

Brin Ryder

Micro Otago Kirman  
22 Oct 11:00am

Dr Jemma Geoghegan

Uni of Macquarie, Sydney, Australia Cook Special Seminar
4 Nov 12:00

Zoe Williams

Micro Otago Cook  
11 Nov 12:00

Mariya Yevstigneyeva

Micro Otago    
18 Nov 12:00

Rajesh Lamicchane

Micro Otago Ussher  
2 Dec 12:00

Alice McSweeney

Micro Otago Ward  

Postgraduate Research Colloquia and Journal Club Schedule 2019

Research Colloquia will be held in Room 208, starting at 12pm. The Chair will give a journal club presentation after the student presentation. Colloquia speakers should aim to finish by 12.30pm including question time.

The sessions are meant to be relatively informal so please describe both problematic and triumphal aspects of your current research as well as a brief introduction to assist a general audience.




















16 October

23 October

30 October

6 November

13 November

20 November

27 November

4 December

11 December

18 December























Ali Hosseini Rad

Grace (Min Yi) Tan

Kurt Ward

Nichaela Harbison-Price

Leah Smith

Thilina Herath

Sven Tobias-Hunefeldt

Serena Tijoriwalla

Chairperson & Journal Club


















Scott Lawrence


M Bostina

S Jackson

Remy Muhsin


M McConnell

Roman Mortuza

Htin Aung

G Cook