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Improving aquaculture and identifying impact of climate change by researching crab molting

Mykles will lead a team awarded a $1.2 million National Science Foundation (NSF) grant to use DNA and peptide sequencing to identify genes and proteins essential for the molting process.

Silvia Canetto, who studies cultural and gender scripts of suicide, receives national award

Canetto is receiving this year’s Louis I. Dublin Award, bestowed by the American Association of Suicidology.

Biology post-doctoral researcher uses genomic data to improve conservation of endangered species

Forester was awarded the David H. Smith Conservation Research Fellowship, which she will use to investigate how best to integrate large-scale genomic data into ESA listing decisions.

Psychology professor elected President of the Society for Occupational Health Psychology

The Department of Psychology is pleased to announce that Associate Professor Gwenith Fisher was recently elected President of the Society for Occupational Health Psychology.

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