Volunteers recognized

July 11th, 2014

Three of our volunteers received recognition certificates for volunteering 100 hours! Congratulations Casandra Perez, Valeria Segui, and Milda Stanislaukas.

Every year we have many undergraduate students working in the lab, this is a great way to get research experience. Students work alongside graduate students or post-docs and some develop their own projects.

BSA Awards Abound!

May 1st, 2014

Congratulations to Andy Crowl, Clayton Visger and Blaine Marchant who all received 2014 Botanical Society of America Graduate Student Research Awards!

Undergrad researcher Kayla Ventura received the BSA Undergraduate Research Award!

Congratulations to all!

Undergrad Awards!

March 27th, 2014

Congratulations to the many undergraduates in the lab who were awarded research scholarships:hhmi

  • Kayla, Cole, Veronica and Jordan were all named University Scholars
  • Kayla was also selected as an HHMI Science For Life scholar

Way to go, that’s a great achievement for so many of our students to get these awards!

Doug Soltis wins 2014 Outstanding Postdoc Mentoring Award

March 27th, 2014

Doug Soltis Congratulations to Doug, who was recently awarded the 2014 Outstanding Postdoc Mentoring Award! The postdoc mentoring awards are established to encourage and reward excellence, innovation, and effectiveness in the mentoring of UF postdocs. Each year, up to three faculty members will receive awards of $2000 each. Faculty awardees will serve on a Postdoc Mentoring Committee two years to provide guidance and advice to the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs regarding postdoc mentoring issues. Past Postdoc Mentoring Award winners will also serve as the review committee for the Postdoc Mentoring Awards.

Claudia Segovia wins Lockhart Dissertation Fellowship

February 26th, 2014

Claudia SegoviaGraduate Student Claudia Segovia has been awarded the 2014 Association for Academic Women Lockhart Dissertation Fellowship. Congratulations!