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Ecology & Evolutionary Biology

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.”  Congratulations, Brian!
Author: armsworth
Posted: April 16, 2015, 1:05 am
Jessica Bryant (Classen Lab) has been awarded a Yates Dissertation Fellowship from the University of Tennessee.  Congratulations!
Author: armsworth
Posted: April 16, 2015, 1:02 am
EEB congratulates our graduate students who won awards from UT’s Division of Biology! Brian Looney received The Hollaender Fellowship Award. Zach Marion, Riley Bernard, and Quentin Read received Science Alliance Graduate Student Teaching Awards. Marisol Sanchez-Garcia received a Cokkinias Award.
Author: armsworth
Posted: April 15, 2015, 6:22 pm
Gary McCracken and Emma Wilcox (FWF) have received a Community Engagement Incentive Grant  to build a bat house over in the UT Gardens.  The house will be large, about the size of a faculty office, and raised on stilts.  McCracken […]
Author: armsworth
Posted: April 15, 2015, 1:28 pm
EEB was once again well-represented at the annual Chancellor’s Honors Banquet.  Congratulations to Paul Armsworth, Jessica Welch, and Kenna Rewcastle! Paul Armsworth, 2015 Alumni Outstanding Teacher Award Jessica Welch, 2015 Jimmy and Ileen Cheek Graduate Student Medal of Excellence Kenna […]
Author: armsworth
Posted: April 10, 2015, 2:49 am
Congrats to Evin Carter, Jessica Moore and Michael Van Nuland, who were recognized for Graduate Research, and Riley Bernard, Cassie Dresser and Marisol Sanchez-Garcia, who were recognized for Graduate Teaching, in the Inaugural Graduate Student Appreciation Week 2015. Below is […]
Author: armsworth
Posted: April 8, 2015, 6:56 am
EEB is excited to announce that Susan Kalisz will be joining us as our new head of department, starting August 1!
Author: armsworth
Posted: April 2, 2015, 2:34 am
The 2015 NSF Graduate Research Fellowships have been announced; Jordan Bush (Simberloff Lab) and Todd Pierson (Fitzpatrick Lab) each received one.  Congratulations!  
Author: armsworth
Posted: April 2, 2015, 2:20 am
Eugene Wofford is an author on a new book coming out from the University of Tennessee press.  Guide to the Vascular Plants of Tennessee is available for pre-order.
Author: armsworth
Posted: March 24, 2015, 8:01 pm
Chelsea Miller (Kwit Lab) has been awarded Catherine H. Beattie Fellowship for Conservation Horticulture from the Garden Club of America and the Center for Plant Conservation.   Each year, the grant enables a graduate student in biology, horticulture, or a […]
Author: armsworth
Posted: March 20, 2015, 7:07 pm

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