Our April PhyloPizza event will take place on Tuesday, April 10, at 5:30pm in the Vertebrate Zoology Seminar Room (WG-33). Dr. Ben Busby will give a talk entitled “NCBI Resources for Next-generation Phylogenetic Analysis.” Join us!
The Braun Lab welcomes its new member, Kevin Bennett. Kevin is a PhD student at the University of Maryland – College Park. He comes to us from Fordham University in New York. Read more about Kevin’s research on the People page.
Congratulations to Braun lab postdoc HC Lim, who will begin as faculty at George Mason University this Fall!
Congratulations to Noor White, who successfully defended her PhD a the University of Maryland last week. Noor has received a three-year postdoctoral fellowship from the National Science Foundation, and will be moving to the National Institutes of Health to continue her research in the molecular basis of evolution of vision.
Congratulations to Braun Lab alum Dr. Sarah Kingston! Recent publication of her dissertation work earned the cover of the Journal of Evolutionary Biology. You can find the paper here.
Congrats to Braun lab PhD candidate Noor White on the publication of “Ultraconserved Elements Resolve the Phylogeny of Potoos (Aves: Nyctibiidae),” in Journal of Avian Biology. Paper available here.
We are excited to announce that PhD candidate Noor White has received a three year postdoctoral fellowship award from the National Science Foundation for her project entitled “Visual Adaptation to Nocturnality in Birds.” Congratulations, Noor!