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News

Five new faculty members join the biology department

Joining the biology program in 2014-2015 are:

  • Arseny Khakhalin, a neuroscientist, will be teaching neurobiology, animal physiology, and biostatistics.
  • Gabriel Perron, an evolutionary biologist, will teach functional genomics and evolution.
  • Eli Dueker, an aquatic microbiologist, will teach primarily courses in enviornmental science, including an advanced course on monitoring water quality.
  • Alex (Sasha) Wright, a plant biologist, will teach botany and plant physiologyy.
  • Andrea Hanle, a cell biologist, will teach biochemistry and cancer biology.
Please join us in greeting our wonderful new colleagues!