CCIB PhD Student James Kelley awarded RDI2 Fellowship

CCIB PhD Student James Kelley (Grigoriev Lab) received a $30,000 RDI2 Fellowship from Rutgers Discovery Informatics Institute for his research project “Accelerated analysis of variants in multiple cancer genomes“. Kelley was one of the three students who were awarded the fellowship. Congratulations!

Associate Professor Jinglin Fu honored by White House

CCIB faculty member Dr. Jinglin Fu (Chemistry) was recognized by the White House as an outstanding early career researcher. He was honored on July 25th at a special ceremony in Washington, D.C. He was selected as a recipient of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE). This is the highest honor that a … Continue reading Associate Professor Jinglin Fu honored by White House

Spring 2019 Research Highlights

This Spring, CCIB graduate program director Dr. Grace Brannigan, and her student Liam Sharp in the CCIB PhD program, published a paper in Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) – Biomembranes. CCIB former postdoc Dr. Reza Salari from the Brannigan group was a co-author. Liam and Kristen Woods, another PhD student in the Brannigan group, were … Continue reading Spring 2019 Research Highlights

Assistant Professor Angélica González funded by sDiv

CCIB Faculty Member Dr. Angélica González (Biology) was selected to receive the fund by the German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv) Halle-Jena-Leipzig, Synthesis Centre for Biodiversity Sciences (sDiv). Dr. González is one of the main PIs for the working group project “sBIOMAPS – Exploring BIOgeographic and MAcroevolutionary Patterns in organismal Stoichiometric diversity“. Congratulations!

Congratulations to CCIB graduating PhD Students!

For 2018-2019, five students of CCIB PhD program successfully defended their dissertations and received doctoral degrees. They are: Dr. Nicole Revaitis (Yakoby Lab), Dr. Sean McQuade (Piccoli Lab), Dr. Wenyi Wang (Zhu Lab), Dr. Steve Moffett (Martin Lab), and Dr. Spyros Karaiskos (Grigoriev Lab). Congratulations to all of you! From L to R: Sean, Wenyi, … Continue reading Congratulations to CCIB graduating PhD Students!

Associate Professor Hao Zhu featured on Rutgers media

CCIB Faculty member Dr. Hao Zhu was recently featured on Rutgers Media for his research on “New Algorithm Allows Faster, Animal-Free Chemical Toxicity Testing”. CCIB PhD candidate Daniel Russo (Zhu Lab) was the lead researcher for this low-cost and high-speed algorithm. Other researchers included Dr. Wenyi Wang (graduated from Zhu Lab) and graduate director of Computer Science … Continue reading Associate Professor Hao Zhu featured on Rutgers media