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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


2 Sept 12:00

Henry Galvin

Micro Otago Husain  
9 Sept 12:00

Prof. Carole McArthur

Missouri-Kansas City  Aung  
11 Sept 4:00pm Wed  Juliet  Chief Science Advisor   Special Seminar
16 Sept 12:00

Mariya Yevstigneyeva

 Micro Otago  Fineran  
23 Sept 12:00

Craig Anderson

30 Sept 12:00

Susie Wood

Cawthron Morales  
7 Oct 12:00

Lucia Malone

Micro Otago Fineran  
8 Oct 12:00 Tues

Jan Webber

  Quinonnes-Mateu Special Seminar
14 Oct 12:00 Rajesh Lamichhane Micro Otago Ussher  
21 Oct 12:00

Brin Ryder

Mocro Otago Kirman  
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.













28 August

 4 Sept

11 Sept

18 Sept

25 Sept

2 October

9 October

16 October

23 October

30 October

6 November

13 November

20 November

27 November

4 December

11 December

18 December
















Cara Adolph

Sp PG Seminar at 4:00pm

Nichaela Harbison-Price

Jessica Ong

Gaurav Chandra Gyanwali

Nils Birkholz

Benjamin Perry

Issuri Umaya Hapuarachchi

Ali Hosseini Rad

Grace (Min Yi) Tan

Kurt Ward

Aroa Rey Campa

Leah Smith

Thilina Herath

Sven Tobias-Hunefeldt

Serena Tijoriwalla

Chairperson & Journal Club













 Yoshio Nakatani




S Ferguson

A McLellan

Luis Munoz

Scott Lawrence


M Bostina

S Jackson

Remy Muhsin


M McConnell

Roman Mortuza

Htin Aung

G Cook