The Center for Microbial Systems is built on expertise and ideas from across the University of Michigan. Our mission is to promote discoveries that help understand and manage the microbial communities that are essential for the well-being of humans and the planet they inhabit.

This webpage lists upcoming seminars and other events at U-M that are centered on microbes.  It includes searchable databases of U-M people (from graduate students to faculty) who are interested in microbes, and courses that are relevant to students of microbiology.  Cross disciplinary research on microbial communities is highlighted, with introductions to core laboratory services that support such projects.  Research and career opportunities for students and staff, both at this university and elsewhere, are advertised.

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October 24, 2016
Colin Averill, Ph.D.
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

1040 Dana Natural Resources Building

October 25, 2016
Nicholas Lucaks, Ph.D.
9:00 am to 10:00 am


October 25, 2016
Marc Edwards, Ph.D.
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library

October 26, 2016
Christian Jobin, Ph.D.
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

North Lecture Hall, 3rd Floor, Med. Sci. II

October 27, 2016
Larissa Thackray, Ph.D.
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

5330 Med. Sci. I