Michelle Tong received her doctorate in psychology this January and began a tenure-track position at a liberal arts college in Indiana this fall.
Natural Resources graduate student Jeffrey Wall has received numerous grants, including a Fulbright, to conduct his research on the chestnut-utilizing communities of Turkey.
Near Eastern studies graduate student Eilis Monahan recently received an NSF Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grant and a Fulbright U.S. Student Fellowship to fund her dissertation research in Cyprus.
Joonsuk (Jon) Park earned his Ph.D. in Computer Science this spring and will begin a teaching position at Williams College this fall.
This March, pharmacology Ph.D. student Sachi Horibata was named the winner of this year’s Three Minute Thesis competition for her work titled “PAD12 – New Approaches to Treating Breast Cancer.”
Microbiology graduate student Kalia Bistolas studies the ecology of viruses that infect aquatic microcrustaceans. She recently received a travel grant from the Graduate School to collect samples in Eastern Australia for her research needs.
Government graduate student Mariano Sanchez Talanquer's dissertation focuses on the critical historical periods of state-building during the 20th century in Mexico and Colombia, which has involved several trips to these countries to gather necessary research.
Rebecca Dyer, a postdoctoral associate in psychology, conducts research that studies perceptions of blame and the interaction between perpetrator-blame and victim-blame.
A Ph.D. student in natural resources, Nirav Patel's doctoral research is focused on renewable energy education.
Plant breeding graduate student Anna Levina studies disease resistance in potatoes, specifically focusing on QTL mapping of common scab resistance and also mapping genes responsible for tuber shape and color.