Several graduate students affiliated with the Department of Genetics, Development and Cell Biology (GDCB) received Research Excellence and Teaching Excellence awards from the Graduate College in fall 2022 and spring 2023.
In fall 2022, Abesh Bera and Sahiba Siddiqui received Teaching Excellence Awards and Ching-Yi Liao and Chang-Yong Oh received Research Excellence Awards. Trevor Burh, Jodi Callwood and Zakayo Kazibwe received TEX Awards and Linkan Dash and Ha Vu received REX Awards in spring 2023.
Research Excellence Award recipients
Ching-Yi Liao received a REX Award through her major program, plant biology, for her work in the lab of Distinguished Professor Diane Bassham. Liao, who earned her Ph.D. in fall 2022, is described as “creative and enthusiastic” and “full of ideas.”