Dr. Richard Sternberg, Research Scientist at the Biologic Institute, will host a lecture on Thursday, February 18 at 5 pm in the Demetree Auditorium in the Henkels Academic Building. Dr. Sternberg’s lecture, titled “What is a gene? Not a particle but a process” is open to the public.
Richard Sternberg is an evolutionary biologist with interests in the relation between genes and morphological homologies, and the nature of genomic “information.” He holds two Ph.D.’s: one in Biology (Molecular Evolution) from Florida International University and another in Systems Science (Theoretical Biology) from Binghamton University. Dr. Sternberg is presently a research scientist at the Biologic Institute, supported by a research fellowship from the Center for Science and Culture at Discovery Institute. He is also a Research Collaborator at the National Museum of Natural History.