BIOC 530 Student Seminar

2017W Course Coordinators:

Dr. Robert Molday and Dr. Lindsay Eltis

Schedule for BIOC 530 2017-2018

BIOC 530 Guidelines – contains important info and tips

  • All students must attend the BIOC 530 seminar for the duration of their graduate program (see Program Summary).
  • Participation and attendance in the first two years is worth 3 credits towards the course requirement. You will be registered for three terms in this course.
  • Attendance and submissions of BMBDG Seminars are part of the BIOC 530 course requirements.
  • The Graduate Coordinator will register students.
  • Second and third year students will present in the fall term; first year students will present in the spring term.
  • PhD students in their third year of graduate studies are eligible for the Zbarsky Prize, (current value  is $2,850). This is awarded to the student who presents the best seminar as determined by a ballot of peers.
  • Students are encouraged to also present a seminar in their fourth year of graduate studies.
  • The Graduate Program Coordinator, (2-5925) and the course administrator will contact you in August/September to notify you of your presentation date and to obtain your seminar title.
  • Reminder: PhD candidates who already hold a MSc degree are not required to register but are required to attend.