April 17, 2017 at 3:59 pm

Hines Receives Baker Fund Award for ‘Biogenic Amine Modulation of Regulatory RNA Function’

Jennifer Hines in office

Dr. Jennifer Hines

Dr. Jennifer Hines, Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry, received a Baker Fund Award of $12,000 for research on “Biogenic Amine Modulation of Regulatory RNA Function.”

The John C. Baker Fund awarded $67,163 total to six faculty proposals for research, scholarship and creative work during spring semester 2017.

Endowed in 1961 by a gift of more than $612,000 from 1926 College of Arts & Sciences graduate Edwin L. Kennedy and his wife, Ruth, a 1930 graduate of the College of Education, the John C. Baker Fund was established to support faculty improvement and research efforts. Up to $12,000 is available for each award.

The Baker Fund committee received 13 proposals requesting $153,334 total.

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