If you have been awarded a grant or fellowship, please contact Daniel Jay, Postdoctoral Officer, at daniel.jay@tufts.edu to share your accomplishments. Use the drop down below to browse postdoctoral awards for 2016 by month.

June

Yunzhe Lu (DMCB, Chishti lab) received the Natalie V. Zucker Research Center for Women Scholars Award, Tufts University.

Antonella Pirone (Neuroscience, Jacob lab) was selected to receive the CURE Young Investigator Travel Awards for the Cure Gordon Conference.

Cecilia Silva (Microbiology, Camilli lab) was awarded a fellowship from the Pew Charitable Trusts.

May

Jonathan Grasman (Biomedical Engineering, Kaplan lab) received an F32 NRSA fellowship.

Huicui Meng (HNRCA, Lichtenstein lab) was awarded the Hamish N. Munro Award for Excellence in Postdoctoral Research.

April

Jane Kim (Biology, Mirkin lab) accepted a faculty position in Biology at California State University San Marcos, where she will start in August. Jane also chaired the Gordon Research Seminar on DNA Damage, Mutation, & Cancer in Ventura Beach, California in March.

Selene Lomoio (Neuroscience, Tesco lab) was awarded a two-year Alzheimer’s Disease Postdoctoral Fellowship by BrightFocus Foundation.

Gary McDowell (Biology, Levin lab) was awarded a two-year grant to fund his full-time position with The Future of Research, a Massachusetts non-profit. Gary also received a 6-month residency at the Manylabs open science workspace, funded by the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation.

Rebecca Reeves (Psychology, Cook lab) accepted a tenure-track position in the Psychology Department at Armstrong Atlantic State Univesity, where she will start in the fall.

Fair Vassoler (Biomedical Sciences, Byrnes lab) gave an invited talk as a representative of NIDA entitled “Multi- and transgenerational consequences of parental exposure to drugs of abuse” at an NIH funded transgenerational epigenetic inheritance workshop.

Amy Marie Yu (Neuroscience, Jackson lab) was awarded a Research Merit Travel Award for the 2016 Society for Research on Biological Rhythms biennial meeting.

March

Zach Conrad (Friedman, Mozaffarian lab) received the “Award for Excellence in Research Addressing Cardiovascular Health Equity” by the American Heart Association.

Karen Perez de Arce (Neuroscience, Biederer lab) received a Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Scholarship supported by NIH for Workshop on Leadership in Biosciences.

January

Maryna Raskin (Child Study & Human Development, Urry Lab) was accepted into the MIT IMPACT Program.