(Canceled) The Evolution of Gut Microbial Communities in Bees

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    • Thursday March 12, 2020
      10:55 am
  • Location: Room 1005, Roger A. and Helen B. Krone Engineered Biosystems Building (EBB), 950 Atlantic Dr NW, Atlanta, GA 30332
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Summary Sentence: VWR Distinguished Speaker Seminar by Nancy Moran, Ph.D.

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  • Nancy Moran Nancy Moran

Nancy Moran, Ph.D.
Department of Integrative Biology
The University of Texas at Austin

Moran obtained her bachelor's degree from The University of Texas at Austin and her doctoral degree from the University of Michigan. She is an evolutionary biologist whose research intersects the fields of genetics and genomics, microbiology, entomology, and ecology. Moran’s focus is on genome evolution in host-associated microorganisms, especially bacterial symbionts of insects, and on the consequences of symbiotic associations for biological diversity and ecological relationships. She has authored 200 research papers. Moran was elected as a Member of the National Academy of Science in 2004 and of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 2005. She was awarded the International Prize for Biology in 2010. Before coming to The University of Texas at Austin, she was Regent's Professor at the University of Arizona (1986-2010) and the William Fleming Professor of Biology at Yale University (2010-2013).

Host: Marvin Whiteley, Ph.D.

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School of Biological Sciences

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Faculty/Staff, Postdoc, Public, Graduate students, Undergraduate students
School of Biological Sciences, Nancy Moran, Marvin Whiteley
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