Tommy Cullen Congratulations to Holly Huse, Tommy Cullen, and Vince Nieto who have recently received fellowships from the Office of the Vice Provost and Dean of Graduate Studies!
Holly HuseHolly Huse has been awarded a University Continuing Fellowship for the 2011-12 academic year. Tommy Cullen has been selected to receive a William Powers, Jr. Graduate Fellowship for 2011-12, and Vince Nieto has been selected to receive a fellowship supported by the David Bruton, Jr. Endowment Fund.
Chris Sullivan Prof. Chris Sullivan was selected to receive the College of Natural Sciences Teaching Excellence Award this year. These awards were established by Dean Rankin to increase the recognition of the college’s many exceptional faculty who are committed to teaching at either the undergraduate or graduate level. Congratulations Chris!!
Matthew SorensonMatthew Sorenson, who works in Prof. Stevens’ lab, has received the prestigious CPRIT Cancer Research Trainee Award. This is a pre-doctoral traineeship in the UT Cancer Research Training Program led by Drs. Jonathan Sessler and John DiGiovanni. The program is funded by the Cancer Research and Prevention Institute of Texas.
Aimee WesselPeter Jorth and Aimee Wessel (from the Whiteley lab) have won a "Predoctoral Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award" from the National Institute of Health, specifically from the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research. This is a three-year award.
Peter JorthCongratulations also to Peter for winning the "2011 Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award" from the Natural Sciences Council this year!