Beckman Director's Seminar

Beckman Director's Seminar

Highlighting faculty research

The Beckman Institute Director's Seminar lecture series was designed to encourage interdisciplinary collaboration among Beckman faculty members. Hosted virtually for the fall 2020 semester, the monthly seminars offer the opportunity to learn about Beckman researchers and their fields of study. Registration is required.

Dan Morrow speaks at a Director's Seminar lecture.

Beckman will limit public events

With the continued uncertainty caused by the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), the Beckman Institute is currently hosting its fall 2020 events online. The Beckman Cafe now offers online ordering with contactless pickup.

For more information, see covid19.illinois.edu.

Upcoming events

Beckman Director’s Seminar: Qian Chen

Contact name: Stacy Olson
Contact email: communications@beckman.illinois.edu
Contact phone: 217-244-1176

The Beckman Institute will host its Director’s Seminar with a presentation by Qian Chen, assistant professor of materials science and engineering. She will present “‘Cinematography’ at the Nanoscale, From Colloidal Crystallization to Protein Transformation.” For an abstract and speaker biography, visit http://bit.ly/DS-ChenRegistration is required for Zoom access.

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Beckman Director’s Seminar: Marni Boppart

Contact name: Stacy Olson
Contact email: communications@beckman.illinois.edu
Contact phone: 217-244-1176

Marni Boppart, professor of kinesiology and community health, will present her research at the Beckman Institute's November Director’s Seminar. She will present "Pursuing the Fountain of Youth: Development of Novel Therapies to Rejuvenate Aged Skeletal Muscle."

Registration is required.

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Beckman Director’s Seminar: Hillary Schwarb

Contact name: Stacy Olson
Contact email: communications@beckman.illinois.edu
Contact phone: 217-244-1176

Hillary Schwarb, Beckman research scientist who also is affiliated with the Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Institute, will present her research at the Beckman December Director’s Seminar.

Registration is required and will be available closer to the event.

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Missed one of our fall events?

Check below for video of recent Director's Seminar events that are currently being hosted on Zoom.