Friday Seminars

Students enjoying a class

2019 - 2020 Academic Year DEB/ECH 294 Schedule

Offered Fall, Winter, and Spring Quarters 11-12 pm, 1022 LS (Open to the Public)

 

2020 Winter Schedule

11:00 AM

1022 LS

Next Generation Bio-manufacturing of Green Chemicals

Lisa Anderson, PhD (DEB Alum)

Scientist, BioAnalytics

Amyris, Emeryville, CA

January 10

 

11:00 AM

1022 LS

TBA

Kevin Holden, PhD, (DEB Alum)

Head of Science

Synthego Corporation,

January 17

 

11:00 AM

1022 LS

 

Biotech Innovation Systems and Entrepreneurship

Dr. Denneal Jamison-McClung (DEB Alum) and Prof. Karen McDonald

Current DEB/ECH 294 Instructors

Note: This will be a lecture with course-relevant content.  If missed, this lecture will be counted as the one excused absence.

January 24

11:00 AM

1022 LS

 

From the Maniatis Bible to Coffee Research: A Genomicist's Road to Horticulture

Marta Matvienko, PhD

R & D Site Manager

Frinj Coffee

January 31

11:00 AM

1022 LS

Medical Device Development

Tyler Hutchison, MS

Senior Development Scientist

Immuncor, Inc.

February 7

 

11:00 AM

1022 LS

TBA

TBA

TBA

Ligand Pharmaceuticals      

                                       

February 14

11:00 AM

1022 LS

Building Biotech Startups

Jun Axup, PhD

Scientific Director and Partner

IndieBio  

February 21

11:00 AM

1022 LS

Plant Science Research in a Vegetable Seed Company

John Lindbo, PhD

Research and Innovation Fellow

Hm Clause Seed Company,

February 28

11:00 AM

1022 LS

TBA

Chris Flask, MBA

Global Warehouse and Business Capability Owner

Product and Global Supply Chain Management

Roche

March 6

 

Evolving the Food Industry through Biotechnology: Creating the Future of Sustainable Meat

Rachel Valenzuela, PhD (DEB Alum)

Senior R&D Scientist

Memphis Meats

March 13

 

 

 

Final Writing Assignments will be due on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 by 10:00 AM