M.Sc. and Ph.D. Research Topics in MCB ("Brown Bag" Seminars)

Graduate Seminars (Brown Bag) MCB*6500/MCB*7500

All graduate students registered in the MCB*6500 and MCB*7500 courses are required to participate in and attend the graduate seminar presentations. 

Grading Form Templates (for faculty use only; submit completed forms to the course coordinator)    Research Proposal   |   Brown Bag Seminar Presentation

Winter 2020 Schedule

W20 Teaching Team:  Dr. Mike Emes (course coordinator), Dr. Cezar Khursigara, Dr. Joseph Yankulov, Dr. Jaideep Mathur, Dr. Tariq Akhtar and Dr. Jennifer Geddes-McAlister

Seminars in Jan, Feb and March will be held on the following Fridays at 12 noon and 12:45 p.m. in SSC 1511.


** Message from Dr. Emes, Course Coordinator (dated March 16, 2020) **

In light of the current situation with COVID-19 it has been decided to suspend all further Brown Bag seminars for the current semester.  All Research Proposal Grades and feedback will continue to be provided as per the original schedule.  Those students who have not yet had opportunity to present their Brown Bag seminars will be rescheduled to present in the Summer semester. 



Jan. 10, 2020

  • 11:30 a.m. - Introductory session (please arrive on time for this session)  
  • 12:00 p.m. - Margaret Smith - MCB*6500 Dr. Graether
  • 12:45 p.m. - Ian Bell - MCB*7500 Dr. Van Raay

Jan. 17, 2020

Jan. 24, 2020

Jan. 31, 2020

Feb. 7, 2020

Feb. 14, 2020

Feb. 21, 2020

Feb. 28, 2020

Mar. 6, 2020

Mar. 13, 2020

All remaining seminars (listed below), will be re-scheduled to the summer semester. 

Mar. 20, 2020

Mar. 27, 2020

  • 12:00 p.m. - Brianna Ball - MCB*6500 Dr. Geddes-McAlister
  • 12:45 p.m.- Jordan Hofstra - MCB*6500 Dr. van der Merwe

Apr. 3, 2020  

  • 12:00 p.m. - Arianne Bermas - MCB*6500 Dr. Geddes-McAlister
  • 12:45 p.m. - Lilianne Gee - MCB*6500 Dr. Geddes-McAlister

Apr. 10, 2020 - no class today (Good Friday)

Apr. 17, 2020 

  • 12:00 p.m. - Lauren Wensing - MCB*6500 Dr. Shapiro
  • 12:45 p.m. - Jehoshua Sharma - MCB*6500 Dr. Shapiro