Congratulations to recent Environmental Biotechnology Fellowship and Award Recipients!

Several members of the Environmental Biotechnology Group recently received awards and fellowships!
Leon Espira, Katie Langenfeld, and Shilva Shrestha received ITiMS Fellowships for their work on microbial systems. Kate Dowdell received an Institute of International Education Graduate International Research Experience (IIE-GIRE) scholarship. Nicole Rockey and Shilva Shrestha received Rackham Predoctoral Fellowships.

Welcome new Biotech members!

We are excited to welcome all new Biotech members (and a late welcome to all who joined us this summer)!

-Adelaide Nieguitsila – Visiting scholar from Gabon working with Lut Raskin

-Alyssa Schubert – Florida State – Masters student in Environmental Engineering working with Nancy Love

-Ariel Roy – Undergraduate Civil & Environmental Engineering student Continue Reading »

Postdoctoral fellow Dr. William Tarpeh inducted into the Bouchet Honor Society

Postdoctoral research fellow William Tarpeh is one of five inductees into the University of Michigan chapter of the Bouchet Honor Society, which recognizes outstanding scholarly achievement and a commitment to diversity and excellence in doctoral education and the professoriate.

The Bouchet Society is named for Edward Bouchet, the first African-American PhD recipient in the U.S Continue Reading »