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Biology at Western offers research-intensive, thesis-based graduate training at the Masters' and Doctoral levels. We study life from a variety of perspectives including ecology and evolution, molecular and cellular biology, and physiology and biochemistry. We offer a stimulating and collegial training environment, world class facilities, guaranteed funding to students in good academic standing throughout their normal program duration, and high-profile research opportunities overseen by internationally-recognized faculty. 

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Theses Defenses

DOCTORAL LECTURES

Maja Milojevic (supervised by Kathleen Hill) will defend her thesis entitled: Characterization of genomic copy number variation in Mus musculus associated with the germline of inbred and wild mouse populations, normal development, and cancer”
Thursday, April 18, 2019
12:30 p.m.
BGS Building, Room 0153.

ALL ARE WELCOME TO THIS PUBLIC LECTURE

Jing Tian (supervised by Brian Branfireun) will defend his thesis entitled: Carbon Cycling in Northern Fen Peatlands – Implications for Climate-Driven Changes of Ecosystem Carbon Fluxes”
Tuesday, April 23, 2019
1:30 p.m.
BGS Building, Room 0153.

ALL ARE WELCOME TO THIS PUBLIC LECTURE


MSc OPEN DEFENCE

Kevin Young (supervised by Chris Guglielmo & Tim Regnault) will defend his thesis entitled: "Characteristics and Lipid Metabolism of Migratory Bird Skeletal Muscle Cells in vitro"
Thursday, April 18, 2019
3:00 p.m.
North Campus Building, Room 340.

ALL ARE WELCOME TO THIS PUBLIC LECTURE