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In The News

Biology Department Newsletter – Spring 2019

I hope that you have all had a great winter and spring season. What a welcome spring has been after an especially long and wet winter. Spring arrived quickly, and I can’t help but draw parallels with two of the building projects that Biology is involved in.

Posted on May 17, 2019

Dean Kiss receives a NASA Honors Award

John Z. Kiss received a NASA Honor Award under the Group Achievement Award category.  This prestigious NASA certificate is awarded to any combination […]

Posted on October 10, 2019

Congratulations to Rada Petric

Rada Petric, a PhD candidate, took first place with her 3MT talk at the US Electronic Thesis and Dissertation Conference […]

Posted on September 27, 2019

Austin Gray

Congrats to Austin Gray

4th year PhD candidate Austin Gray from Dr. Anne Hershey’s lab has been featured in North Carolina Sea Grants “Coastwatch […]

Posted on September 18, 2019

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Upcoming Events

October 23, 2019

Dr. Zakee Sabree

Modeling Host-Microbial Interactions

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October 30, 2019

Dr. Nika Galic

Dealing with data gaps: Combining trait-based approaches and metabolic theory for assessing risks to threatened and endangered species

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November 1, 2019

Peabody Park Fall 2019 Ivy Pull

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Alumni Stories

Jenessa Gjeltema, DVM, Dipl. ACZM is currently an Assistant Professor of Zoological Medicine at the University of California, Davis, School of Veterinary Medicine.

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Currently looking for Assistant Professors and Post-Doctoral Fellows. View all available positions.

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