Welcome! Incoming QCB Graduate Students, Fall 2017

We are happy to welcome our next incoming class! Matthew Black, University of Maryland, College Park Evan Cofer, Trinity University Chenyi Fei, Peking University Katie Goodwin, University of British Columbia Jaime Lopez,... Read more

NSF Fellowship Recipients

The Lewis-Sigler Institute would like to congratulate QCB students Olivia Chu (Tarnita lab) and Jaime Lopez (first year rotation student), on being awarded NSF Fellowships.  The NSF... Read more

Dean for Research Innovation Funds awarded to Julien Ayroles and Thomas Gregor, among others, for highly exploratory projects

Story by Catherine Zandonella, Office of the Dean for Research.  A number of innovative research projects ranging from the sciences to the arts and engineering have been granted funding through Princeton's Office of the Dean... Read more

Neurons deep in brain during learning reveal surprising level of activity

Story by Catherine Zandonella, Office of the Dean for Research.  It's the part of the brain that makes sure you cannot tickle yourself. The cerebellum, an apple-sized region near the base of the skull, senses that your own... Read more

Eliminating competition: Poison and mating regulate male-roundworm populations

Story by the Office of Communications.  In many species, mating comes at the steep price of an organism's life, an evolutionary process intended to regulate reproductive competition. But males of certain roundworm species have... Read more

Worms farm germs: Discovery illuminates complex natural relationships

The researchers, including Cliff Brangwynne, an assistant professor of chemical and biological engineering, reported Feb. 9 ... Read more

Han Liu named 2017 Sloan Fellow

Six Princeton University faculty members were among the 126 researchers from the United States and Canada named as 2017 Sloan Research Fellows. Awarded by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, the $60,000 fellowships recognize... Read more

Tarnita named ESA Early Career Fellow

Corina Tarnita, a Princeton University assistant professor of ecology and evolutionary biology and a Princeton Environmental Institute... Read more