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Dr Dora C. Stylianou

Postgraduate Seminars Coordinator

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.,  Tel: 22 892736,  Fax: 22 895095,  Address: P.O.Box. 20537, 1678 Nicosia, Cyprus

 

Please note that all seminars will be hosted via the Zoom platform which you have to download in advance and sign in using your UCY account by clicking the "sign in with SSO" button and then by typing "ucy.zoom.us" as your company domain.

You should then be redirected to the UCY login website where you should use your University credentials to login.

All seminars require registration in advance and students who are registered for the "ΒΙΟ 800-803 Postgraduate Seminars" must also complete the onle registration step for each seminar. Guests can register for a seminar using any account but UCY is prefered should they have one.

All registration links will be posted under the Ανακοίνωση/Announcement cell of each seminar on the table below.  

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

ΒΙΟ 800-803   Μεταπτυχιακά Σεμινάρια/Postgraduate Seminars

Πρόγραμμα Εαρινού Εξαμήνου/Spring Semester Programme 2020/2021

Τα Μεταπτυχιακά σεμινάρια διεξάγονται κάθε Τετάρτη, στις 17:00 διαδικτυακά μέσω της πλατφόρμας Zoom.

The Postgraduate Seminars will be held every Wednesday at 17:00 online via the Zoom platform.

Ημερομηνία / Date

Ομιλητής / Speaker

Θέμα / Topic

Υπεύθυνος Καθηγητής /

UCY Faculty

Ανακοίνωση/ Announcement

09/09/2020 --- Δεν θα διεξαχθεί Σεμινάριο/No Seminar --- ---
16/09/2020
 --- Δεν θα διεξαχθεί Σεμινάριο/No Seminar  ---  ---
23/09/2020
ONLINE SEMINAR
 Dr Carsten W. Lederer
Assistant Professor at the School of Molecular Genetics, Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics, Cyprus
Genome Editing for Therapy Development and Reverse Genetics  Niovi Santama
PDF ok
30/09/2020
ONLINE SEMINAR
 Assoc. Prof. Antonis Kirmizis
Epigenetics and Gene Regulation Laboratory, University of Cyprus
“Like mother like daughter:
maintenance and inheritance of transcriptional
memory”
 Antonis Kirmizis
PDF ok
07/10/2020
ONLINE SEMINAR
 Dr. Nicolas Kylilis
Postdoctoral Research Associate,
Bioinformatincs Research Laboratory,
University of Cyprus
Synthetic Biology: An engineering approach to foundational biological research and a course for the industrialization of biotechnology  Vasilis Promponas
PDF ok
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14/10/2020
ONLINE SEMINAR
 Dr Carsten W. Lederer
Assistant Professor at the School of Molecular Genetics, Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics, Cyprus
Practical Statistics for Biologists
 Niovi Santama
PDF ok
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21/10/2020
ONLINE SEMINAR
 Dr Nicholas Price
Postdoctoral Fellow at Colorado State University
&
Visiting Researcher at the University of Cyprus
TBA  Vasilis Promponas
 PDF ok
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 28/10/2020
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National Holiday
Δεν θα διεξαχθεί Σεμινάριο/No Seminar
--- ---
04/11/2020
ONLINE SEMINAR
 Theofano Panayiotou
Ph.D. Student
Tumor Viruses and Cancer Laboratory,
Department of Biological Sciences, University of Cyprus
 TBA  Katerina Strati
PDF ok
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11/11/2020
ONLINE SEMINAR
 Dr Charalambos Michaeloudes
Postdoctoral Fellow
Molecular Cell Biology Laboratory,
Department of Biological Sciences, University of Cyprus
TBA  Niovi Santama
PDF ok
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18/11/2020
 ONLINE SEMINAR
     
PDF ok
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25/11/2020
STARTS AT 19:00
(outside regular class hours)
 ONLINE SEMINAR
 Dr. Suhn Kyong Rhie
Assistant Professor of Research Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine
Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center
Keck School of Medicine
University of Southern California 
Tracing enhancer networks using epigenetic traits in cancer  Antonis Kirmizis
 PDF ok
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02/12/2020 --- Δεν θα διεξαχθεί Σεμινάριο/No Seminar --- ---

 

Students who register for ΒΙΟ 800-803 Postgraduate Seminars I-IV are required to attend all seminars. Attendance will be recorded on signup sheets. Students will receive a passing grade provided they attend all seminars or do not have any unjustified absences (103rd Departmental Council meeting, April 20, 2016).
 
Justified absence from a seminar can be requested via email from the Departmental faculty member who is in charge of a particular seminar, cced the course coordinator (Dr. Dora C. Stylianou, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).
 
The course coordinator will assign a justified absence upon the written email approval sent by the faculty member.
 
Justified absence can also be assigned by a student thesis advisor by notifying Dr. Stylianou, provided that the student will be absent from a particular seminar for work related to the student’s thesis project.
 
Student requests that are not justified by a faculty member as indicated above, will be dismissed.
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