MCB Awards and Honors
Dr. Thomas Kehl-Fie Named 2017 Vallee Scholar
The Vallee Foundation supports original, innovative, and pioneering work by early career scientists. Kehl-Fie is one of five scientists chosen from an international pool of candidates.
Satish Nair named I.C. Gunsalus Professor in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Nair, a professor of biochemistry in the School of Molecular and Cellular Biology and director of the Center for Biophysics and Quantitative Biology, is a leader in studying how bacteria can make antibiotics and other medicinally relevant molecules.
Rachel Whitaker Receives Allen Distinguished Investigator Award from The Paul G. Allen Frontiers Group
The Allen Distinguished Investigator program supports early-stage research with the potential to reinvent entire fields.
Llano Becomes Professorial Scholar
Professor John Gerlt named the 2017 Gordon Hammes Lectureship winner
John Cronan elected Member of the National Academy of Sciences
Election to the NAS is one of the highest professional honors a scientist can garner. Chosen by their peers, the 2,290 members and 475 foreign associates are an elite group distinguished by their outstanding contributions to the fields of science and technology.
Dr. Supriya Prasanth, associate professor of cell and developmental biology, awarded the Lynn M. Martin Award for Distinguished Women Teachers