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Awards, Honors and Special Recognitions

Congratulations to our Award Winners!

List of Award Recipients

2016 Excellent GraduateTeaching Assistant Award in Biological Sciences

We are pleased to announce that Soma Dash and Effie Halakos are the winners of the 2016 Excellent GraduateTeaching Assistant Award in Biological Sciences award. Both will receive a $500 award.

NSF Career Award

UD developmental biologist Jia Song recognized by National Science Foundation

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UDRF-SI Grant Award

Four early-career researchers have won University of Delaware Research Foundation Strategic Initiative (UDRF-SI) grants to pursue studies in eye health, alternative energy, environmental health and cybersecurity.

Microbial Systems Symposium

Researchers compare notes on amazing world of bacteria, fungi, viruses, protozoa.

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Microbial Systems Symposium

Microbial Systems Symposium
Date: Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Location: Rodney Room at Perkins Student Center

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Dr. Patricia DeLeon - Reproductive Assist Research

UD finding sheds light on infertility puzzle, could improve in vitro fertilization.

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2015 Fight for Sight Award

Yichen Wang, a PhD student in Biological Sciences, was awarded the ​ 2015 Fight for Sight - Aniridia Foundation International Summer Student Fellowship to work on her dissertation project entitled: "Molecular mechanisms of Aniridia Fibrosis...

Winners at the 17th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium in the Chemical and Biological Sciences, at the University of Maryland, Baltimore

Nineteen undergraduate science students from the University of Delaware presented their research on Oct.

Dr. Eric Wommack - Ancient Gene Discovery

Researchers at the University of Delaware have discovered that an ancient gene -- ribonucleotide reductase (RNR), which occurs in all cellular life -- provides important biological insights into the characteristics of unknown viruses in the sea...