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Matthew Carter

Matthew Carter

Neuroscience Which neural populations and neural networks in the brain play an important role in maintaining homeostasis, and how does their activity affect animal physiology and behavior?… Continue reading »

Alex C. Engel

Immunology The Engel lab studies how immune sensors of are positioned within immune cells to recognize pathogens and mount appropriate responses. Continue reading »

2013 Registration Advising Hours

Click for this years Registration Advising Hours.  Don’t forget…there will be a PIZZA LUNCH in TBL 211 at noon on the first day of registration so you can hear have an opportunity to talk with faculty about what they are teaching next fall. Continue reading »

Rob Savage publishes in Nature

Insights into bilaterian evolution from three spiralian genomes. Simakov O, Marletaz F, Cho SJ, Edsinger-Gonzales E, Havlak P, Hellsten U, Kuo DH, Larsson T, Lv J, Arendt D, Savage R, Osoegawa K, de Jong P,… Continue reading »

Molecular Biologist / Biochemist Position

2-year Visiting Faculty Position Biology Department Williams College The Biology Department at Williams College, a premier liberal arts college with a long-standing tradition of excellence in the sciences, invites applications for a 2-year visiting assistant professor to begin July 2013.  We are seeking a broadly trained MOLECULAR… Continue reading »

Luana Maroja’s Recent Publication

Luana Maroja just published a paper in EVOLUTION: EDUCATION AND OUTREACH, titled “Where Do I Come From? Using Student’s Mitochondrial DNA to Teach About Phylogeny, Molecular Clocks, and Population Genetics”.  She uses this in Biology 305: Evolution. Continue reading »

Lois Banta and Derek Dean Publish Article

Lois Banta and Derek Dean recent had their genomics curriculum development project published as the cover story for Cell Biology Education-Life Sciences Education. Here is the full link to the article: http://www.lifescied.org/cgi/content/full/11/3/203?etoc Lois has a second article in the same journal… Continue reading »

Uttara Partap ’13 Publishes Work

Congratulations to Uttara Partap ’13 for publishing her work in two journals!!! Uttara Partap, Williams College, Biology major and Honors student, collaborated with David R Hill, MD, Professor of Medical Sciences, Director of Global Public Health, Frank H. Netter MD, School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University, on two recently published… Continue reading »

Anna Szymanski ’12 Wins Stratton Fellowship

Anna Szymanski ’12 has been awarded the Frederick Eugene Stratton 1872 Fellowship in Biology Graduate fellowship in Biology, awarded each year to a senior for further study at an institution belonging to the American Association of Universities. The fellowship is not renewable and is not to be used in any… Continue reading »