MBG Weekly Seminars

Molecular Biology and Genetics hosts a weekly seminar during the academic year, usually on Fridays at 4:00 p.m. in G10 Biotechnology Building. The seminar features a talk from a prominent scientist. Any deviations from our usual time, place, and location will be noted below.

Please email mbg-admin [at] cornell.edu (mbg-admin[at]cornell[dot]edu) at least 1 week in advance if you require accommodations to attend the event.


Our department sends out a weekly email that includes detailed information about that week's speaker, including a flyer. If you would like to join that mailing list please email mbg-admin [at] cornell.edu

MBG Seminars Spring 2024

January 12
Karim-Jean Armache, Associate Professor, New York University

January 19
Zhenyu Yue, Professor, Neurology, Mount Sinai

January 26
Raheleh Ravanfar, Assistant Professor, Texas Tech, G01 Biotech
Weixin Tang, Assistant Professor, University of Chicago, G10 Biotech

February 23
Mark Hedglin, Assistant Professor, Penn State University

March 1, McClintock Lecture Series
Hongkui Zeng, Executive Vice President and Director, Allen Institute for Brain Science

March 7
Jayhun Lee, Assistant Professor, McGovern Medical School

March 15
Sijun Zhu, Associate Professor, Upstate Medical University

March 22
Andrea Schorn, Assistant Professor, Cold Spring Harbor Lab

March 29
Phillip West, Associate Professor, Jackson Laboratories

April 5
Aaron Streets, Associate Professor, Berkeley

April 12
MBG+ Town Hall

April 19, Sumner Lecture
Tom Rapoport, Professor, Harvard University

April 26
Jonathon Weissman, Professor, MIT

May 3, McClintock Lecture Series
Katie Peichel, Head of Division, Universitat Bern

May 10
Andreas Hochwagen, Associate Professor, New York University

May 17
Yan Xiang, Professor, UT San Antonio

May 25, 26
Commencement Weekend!!!