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Thirteen MGM Trainees Receive Prestigious Fellowships/Honorable Mentions

May 5, 2014

Thirteen trainees in the Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology have received prestigious fellowships/honorable mentions to support their research.

MGM Graduate Students

2014 National Science Foundation (NSF) Awardee

  • José Vargas-Muñiz (PI: Steinbach)

2014 National Science Foundation (NSF) Honorable Mention

  • Jeffrey Bryant (PI: Gromeier)
  • Dora Posfai (PI: Derbyshire)
  • Allison Roder (PI: Horner)

2014 Jo Rae Wright Fellowship

  • Marcela Kokes (PI: Valdivia)

2014 Ford Foundation Fellowship

  • Christine Vazquez (PI: Horner)

2014 Ford Foundation Fellowship Honorable Mention

  • David Martinez (PI: Permar)

2013-2014 – American Heart Association (AHA)

  • Danielle Pilla (PI: Coers)  

UPGG Graduate Students

2014 National Science Foundation Awardee (NSF)

  • Rachael Bloom (No PI affiliation at present)
  • Katelyn Walzer (PI: Chi)

2014 National Science Foundation (NSF) Honorable Mention

  • Ashley Lennox (PI: Silver)

CMB Graduate Student

2014 National Science Foundation Awardee (NSF)

  • Shannon McNulty (PI: Sullivan)

Undergraduate Student

2014 Dean's Summer Research Fellowship

  • Vikram Ponnusamy (PI: Heitman)

 

Congratulations to them all.