2006-07 Honors and Awards

New PhDs

  • John Pulliam - Advisor Paul Plotsky
  • Leah Ruth Anderson - Advisor Allan Levey
  • Alisa Gutman - Advisor Mike Daves
  • Seth Jones - Advisor Kerry Ressler
  • Beven Livingston - Advisor Richard Nichols
  • Mike Caudle - Advisor Gary Miller
  • Jennifer Felger - Advisor Andrew Miller
  • Eric Backes - Advisor Scott Hemby
  • James Olzmann - Advisor Lian Li
  • Karen Rommelfanger - Advisors David Weinshenker
  • Nathan (Chris) Rowland - Advisor Dieter Jaeger
  • Juan Rong - Advisor Xiao-Jiang Li
  • Kimberly Dougherty - Advisor Xiao-Jiang Li

Predoctoral NRSA and other National Awards:

  • Jesse Shank (NRSA) - advisor David Weinshenker
  • Michael Wright (APA) - advisor Ron Calabrese
  • Brandi Whatley (NRSA) - advisor Lian Li
  • Rayna Bauzo (NRSA) - advisor Leonard Howell
  • Yair Gozal (NRSA) - advisor Allan Levey
  • Stephen Collins (NRSA) - advisor Steve Warren
  • Suzanne Tydlacka (NRSA) - advisor Xiao-Jiang Li

Travel and other Awards :

  • Jill Bordelon - James R. Kuse ARCS Scholars 2006-2007
  • Li-Ting Chien - Paul Cranefield Award from J. General Physiology for Best manuscript.
  • Jill Bordelon - Scholarship to Cold Spring Harbor workshop on Schizophrenia and related disorders.
  • Zoe Donaldson - Travel award to attend Sackler Colloquium: The Comparative Biology of Human Nature.
  • Elizabeth Kirk - American Society of Cell Biology Worthington predoctoral Travel Award.
  • Cliff Michaels - CPDD travel award
  • Lisa Gilles (Imboden) - Keystone Symposium Scholarship: Molecular Mechanisms of Neurodegeneration.

Teaching Fellowships:

  • Andrea Liatis - PRISM Fellowship
  • Jennifer Wilhelm: Howard Hughes Teacher Scholar-ORDER program
  • Zoe Donaldson: SIRE Graduate Fellowship 2006-07