Announcement Archive

Congratulations to Dr. Nermin Kady! [04/24/2017]

Congratulations to Dr. Nermin Kady who successfully defended her PhD dissertation last week!

Congratulations to Dr. Nik McPherson! [4/12/2017]

Congratulations to Dr. Nik McPherson on passing this Genetics PhD Defense!

Congratulations to Gaurav Moghe! [03/27/17]

Genetics alumnus, Gaurav Moghe, has accepted a tenure-track faculty position in plant biology at Cornell University beginning August 2017.

Congratulations to Jeff Schachterle! [03/25/17]

Congratulations to Jeff Schachterle on passing his Comprehensive Exam and achieving candidacy in the Genetics Program!

Congratulations to Genetics alum Ferzin Sethna! [03/25/17]

Congratulations to Genetics alum Ferzin Sethna (Hongbing Wong lab) on her recent publication "Enhanced expression of ADCY1 underlies aberrant neuronal signaling and behavior in a syndromic autism model" in Nature Communications DOI:10.1038/ncomms14359

Congratulations to Mohita Tagore! [02/15/2017]

Congratulations to Mohita Tagore (Monique Floer's lab) who successfully defended her PhD dissertation earlier this week!

Congratulations to Dr. Sahra Uygen! [1/25/2017]

Congratulations to Dr. Sahra Uygen for successfully defending her PhD dissertation!

Congratulations to Mitch Roth! [1/24/2017]

Congratulations to Mitch Roth who successfully passed his comprehensive examination and becoming a PhD candidate!

Congratulations to Dr. Nanda Sasis! [12/22/2016]

Congratulations to Dr. Nanda Sasi on passing his Genetics PhD defense!

Congratulations Sahra Uygun! {12/22/16]

Congratulations to Sahra Uygun (Shiu lab) on her recent publication "Utility and limitations of using gene expression data to identify functional associations" in PLoS Computational Biology DOI:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1005244

Congratulations Joe Patterson! [11/3/2016]

Congratulations to Dr. Joe Patterson on passing his Genetics PhD defense!

Congratulations Marcelo Campos! [9/13/16]

Congratulations to Genetics alumnus Marcelo Campos for receiving the 2016 Hans Kende Memorial Award in Plant Science.

Marcelo received his PhD in Genetics in 2015 working with Gregg Howe, and he is currently a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Brasilia.

Dr. Campos will be returning to MSU to present a seminar on December 12.  Please watch for announcements about the seminar and the opportunity to visit with Marcelo.

Congratulations to Scott Funkhouser! [9/6/16]

Congratulations to Scott Funkhouser, Genetics student in the Ernst lab, who has received a competitive USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture Pre-doctoral Fellowship Award.  His proposal is entitled "RNA editing: discovering hidden genomic variants and investigating their function among mammalian genomes".

Michael McAndrew's research featured in MSUToday! [8/18/16]

See Michael McAndrew's research featured in MSUToday

Congratulations to Alyssa Fedorko! [7/7/16]

Congratulations to Alyssa Fedorko on passing her comprehensive exam in the Genetics Program!

Congrats to Dr. Sandi Raehtz! [6/7/16]

Congratulations to Dr. Sandi Raehtz on passing her Genetics PhD defense! 

Congratulations to Nanda Sasi! [5/10/16]

Congratulations to Nanda Sasi, Outstanding Genetics Student for 2015-2016!

Congratulations to Paula Gajewski! [5/5/16]

Congratulations to Paula Gajewski on receiving a Barnett Rosenberg Endowed Research Assistantship!

Congratulations to Amanda Charbonneau! [4/27/2015]

Congratulations to Amanda Charbonneau on passing her comprehensive exam in the Genetics Program!

Congrats Paula Gajewski! [4/25/16]

Congratulations to Paula Gajewski on receiving the Tracy Hammer Graduate Student Award at the NatSci Alumni Awards program!