Armsworth Awarded Cox Professorship

Paul Armsworth has been selected as a James R. Cox Professor.  The three-year award provides Armsworth with a stipend of $25,500 to support his research.  Recipients are chosen by a committee for their excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service.  

Two Awards for Chuang

Angela Chuang (Riechert Lab) has recently received awards from both the American Philosophical Society AND the National Geographic Society Young Explorer program to fund her field work in South Africa and Cuba.  Congratulations Angela!

Burghardt in the News

Congratulations to Gordon Burghardt – his new paper is getting press on Science Newsline and Phys.org!  The senior author of the paper, Paul Weldon, received his PhD in Zoology at UTK.  Gordon was his dissertation adviser.  Weldon has written a […]

Outstanding Academic Support

The College of Arts & Sciences presented staff awards this year, and Marva Anderson received an award for Outstanding Academic Support at the Staff Appreciation party.  Congratulations! It is a well-deserved honor; EEB could not run without Marva!

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NSF Grant for O’Meara

Brian O’Meara is co-PI on a newly funded, nearly $1 million NSF grant entitled “Collaborative Research: ABI Development: An open infrastructure to disseminate phylogenetic knowledge.” Brian’s part is to make trees with time information more available, and includes funds for a […]