Monday November 14, 2016
Sonja Haynes Stone Center, UNC Chapel Hill
Dr. Zuleyma Tang-Martinez was a faculty member at the University of Missouri-St. Louis for 35 years, where she taught undergraduates and mentored graduate students and postdocs investigating social animal behavior. She has been recognized as an outstanding educator and is well -known for her work as an advocate for Hispanic students, women, and social justice issues.
The annual Distinguished Scholar Seminar brings an outstanding scientist-educator to UNC Chapel Hill to interact with SPIRE postdoctoral scholars, faculty, and students from SPIRE’s partner institutions. In addition students engage in lab tours, research presentations, and panel discussions.
8:00-9:30am Breakfast and Registration
9:30-10:30am Research talks by graduate students
10:30-noon Lab/campus tours and resource fair for post-graduate opportunities
noon-1pm Lunch & panel discussion with graduate and professional program representatives
1:15-2:15pm Poster session
2:30-3:30pm Keynote seminar with Dr. Tang-Martinez