Awards

Congratulations to our graduate students for their outstanding achievements!!

Jennifer Sun

Don Tucker Memorial Award, AChemS, 2018

John Spangler Nicholas Prize (Best PhD Dissertation in the Department) 2019

Nikki Larter

John Spangler Nicholas Prize (Best PhD Dissertation in the Department) 2016

Linnea Weiss

John Spangler Nicholas Prize (Best PhD Dissertation in the Department) 2010

Allison Carey

Harold W. Weintraub Graduate Student Award, 2010

Porter Prize, 2010

Selma and Karl Folkers Prize in Biomedical Research, 2010

Andrea Tichy

John Spangler Nicholas Prize (Best PhD Dissertation in the Department) 2009

  Jenny Perry  

John Spangler Nicholas Prize (Best PhD Dissertation in the Department) 2008

  Scott Kreher  

John Spangler Nicholas Prize (Best PhD Dissertation in the Department) 2007

Anand Ray

Polak Young Investigator Award, 2006, Association for Chemoreception Science

John Spangler Nicholas Prize (Best PhD Dissertation in the Department) 2005

Elissa Hallem

Harold W. Weintraub Graduate Student Award, 2005

Larry Sandler Award, 2005, for the most outstanding Ph.D. dissertation in an area of Drosophila research

Council of Graduate Schools (CGS)/UMI Distinguished Dissertation Award, 2005

Anna Dobritsa

John Spangler Nicholas Prize (Best PhD Dissertation in the Department) 2003

Marc Freeman

John Spangler Nicholas Prize (Best PhD Dissertation in the Department) 2000

Peter Clyne

Thomas Elkins Award for Best Doctoral Dissertation in the Field of Drosophila Neurobiology, 1999

Mary Lilly

John Spangler Nicholas Prize (Best PhD Dissertation in the Department) 1992

NSF Graduate Fellowships

Peter Clyne

Elissa Hallem

Scott Kreher

Andrea Yao

Nikki Larter

Jennifer Sun