SOLS New Faculty Showcase, Danica Schaffer-Smith and Qiyun Zhu

The ASU School of Life Sciences will be hosting their Fall 2020 New Faculty Showcase on Friday, September 25, 2020, from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. MT (5:00-6:00 p.m. EST).

Danica Schaffer-Smith headshot

ASU Center for Biodiversity Outcomes Assistant Research Professor Danica Schaffer-Smith will present: “Water resources management under extreme events: human and natural engineering solutions.” Can infrastructure and floodplain management help to protect and sustain freshwater resources? Schaffer-Smith explores risks and opportunities with remote sensing, watershed modeling and stakeholder-based processes.

Qiyun Zhu headshot

Assistant Professor Qiyun Zhu will present: “Untangling microbe-community-host interactions in light of evolution.” Universal phylogenomic tree of microbial organisms enables an upgrade of shotgun metagenomics.

Join us to welcome SOLS new professors and learn more about their ongoing research projects. Register here.