Research Seminars

The Academy host a series of scientific seminars throughout the year sponsored by the Academy’s chapter of Sigma Xi. These technical seminars are intended for scientists and college-level students. Guests from other research and higher education institutions and organizations are encouraged to attend.

Those interested in presenting their research at the Academy should contact Makiri Sei at .

These seminars are typically held during the Fall, Winter, and Spring. All seminars are held at 12 noon in the Academy’s Ewell Sale Stewart Library & Archives unless otherwise noted.

Fall 2015

September 4

Mariangeles Arce, The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

“Reinvestigating the Phylogeny of Ictaluridae, a Study Done Using MorphoBank”

September 18

Jane Greenberg, Drexel University


October 9

Marilyn Sobel, Drexel University


October 23

Anthony Geneva, Harvard University

“Studying speciation in Anolis lizards”

November 6

Luc Claessens, University of Delaware


November 20

Clyde Goulden, The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University


December 4

Kerin Claeson, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine