Frontiers in Biotechnology is a Maymester course being offered this summer in Chengdu, China. It is sponsored by the Biology Department and will take place May 10 – 25, 2016 at Southwest Jiaotong University. This course will examine bioconversion and synthetic biology. The application deadline is February 2, 2016 and space is limited. For… more »
The Biology Department lost one of it’s own last month after a long illness. Read about his impact on the department and his students.
Drs. Ritu Aneja and Charlie Benson were both recently recognized for their contributions and dedication to research. Read about not only their accomplishments but that of others in the department on the Awards & Honors page.
Stephen Estes will defend his dissertation titled “Roles of Gaseous Neuromodulators NO and CO in Determining Neuronal Electrical Activity and Growth Cone Motility” on Thursday, July 9 at 3 p.m. The defense will take place in the Petit Science Center, room 124. Stephen’s advisor and the convener of the defense is Dr. Vincent Rehder. Best… more »
Jewels Morgan will defend her dissertation titled “Dynamic Regulation of the Class II Transactivator by Posttranslational Modifications” on Monday, June 15 at 10 a.m. The defense will take place in the Petit Science Center, room 124. Jewels’ advisor and the convener of the defense is Dr. Susanna Greer. Best wishes to you, Jewels!
Ercan Cacan will defend his dissertation titled “Combating The Epigenome: Elucidation of Mechanisms Underlying Chemoresistance and Enhancing Tumor Immunogenicity” on Tuesday, May 26 at 3 p.m. The defense will take place in the Petit Science Center, room 124. Cacan’s advisor and the convener of the defense is Dr. Susanna Greer. Best wishes to you, Ercan!