Science and Engineering Lecture Series

  • Office hours  Thursdays, 12:30pm - 1:30pm

  • Office location  Reid Auditorium, Reid 105

Pizza and drinks provided!

For information about the lecture series- please email the SELS Coordinators Dr. Nisse Goldberg or Dr. Peter Zhao

Jacksonville University welcomes and celebrates our diverse campus community. The 2020 Science and Engineering Lecture Series in the Division of Science & Math requests that our speakers use inclusive language to acknowledge diversity and convey respect to all people. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Dr. Nisse Goldberg or Dr. Peter Zhao.

Speakers & Talks

For more information about each speaker and their talk please, click on their respective names.

Date Talk Speaker
Jan 30

Assessing the Significance of Mercury in an Estuarine Environment

Lucy Sonnenberg, Millar Wilson Laboratory for Chemical Research, JU
Feb 6 Transforming the Future of the Space Economy Justin Kugler, Made In Space, Inc.
Feb 13

Darwin Day Speaker

The Rise of the Germs: The Evolution of Bacterial Pathogens


William Penwell, Biology & Marine Science, JU

Feb 20 The Impact of the Mathematical Sciences on Public Policy Tyler Kloefkorn, National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
Feb 27 Safe Route Planner Reza Sarraf, Computing Science, JU
March 5 A Simple Random Walk Yan Dai, Mathematics, JU
March 19 Towards Sustainable Electronics Ramesh Adhikari, Physics, JU
March 26 Introduction to Clinical Research Monitoring Evens Blanc, Bracane Company 
April 2 The Emergence of Cyberterrorism Alex Borhani, CSX Technology
April 9 Learning to See the Extreme Data and What They Tell Us: My Personal Journey Murat Tiryakioglu, Academic Affairs, JU