WINNERS OF 2020 ANNUAL POSTDOC RESEARCH EXHIBITION

Congratulations To Prize Winners At 13th Annual Postdoc Research Exhibition

 

Lightning Talk Competition

Judges Prize, 1st place: Dr. Joshua Garber, Department of Geosciences, The parallel evolution of continents, oxygen, and life

2nd place: Hassan Esmail, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Flood induced erosion through turf: only half of what you would expect

Audience Prize, 1st place: Dr. Joshua Garber, Department of Geosciences, same as above

2nd place: Dr. Metrey Tiv, Department of Anthropology, The unusual suspects of Lassa fever: a people-centered study in Nigeria

Poster Competition

1st Place, Dr. Marta Tomaszkiewicz, Department of Biology, Genomics of Y-chromosomal ampliconic genes in great apes

2nd Place, Dr. Hassan Ismail, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Infill Mobility through Synthetic Turf on Steep Slopes

3rd Place, Dr. Riette Van Biljon, Department of Biochemistry, Dissecting the regulatory role of an enriched characterization of a DNA sequence motif found upstream of Plasmodium falciparum gametocyte-associated genes

Media Competition

1st Place, Dr. Danielle Seay, Department of Psychology, The Transmission for Depressive Symptoms ( animation)

2nd Position, Dr. Jamie Lee Anderson, Africana Research Center, 100 Years of Bate Folha (video)

3rd Position, Dr. Gilbert Kadeem, Department of Entomology, Phylloplane pH Piano (original piano composition and narrative)