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Dr. Willem Roosenburg co-edits book entitled “Ecology and Conservation of the Diamond-Backed Terrapin

Dr. Willem Roosenburg co-edits book entitled “Ecology and Conservation of the Diamond-Backed Terrapin

Dr. Willem Roosenburg, professor of Biological Sciences co-edited (with Victor S. Kennedy) and co-authored several chapters in a recently published book entitled “Ecology and Conservation of the Diamond-Backed Terrapin.” In 19 well written chapters, the book details our current understanding  of terrapin biology, physiology, behavior, and conservation efforts. Dr. Roosenburg […]

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April 23, 2019 at 6:28 pmAnnouncements News Research

Keogh Chooses Ph.D. Program for Research Opportunities, Faculty Mentoring

Keogh Chooses Ph.D. Program for Research Opportunities, Faculty Mentoring

In her past few years at Ohio University, Biological Sciences graduate student Rebecca Keogh has been a part of a lab that studies bacterial pathogenesis, with a specialization in Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). As one of the leading hospital acquired infections that are becoming increasingly dangerous, the MRSA issue […]

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April 23, 2019 at 6:13 pmResearch

Keogh Receives 2019-20 Donald Clippinger Graduate Fellowship

Rebecca Keogh works in the lab.

Biological Sciences graduate student Rebecca Keogh was recently named the 2019-20 recipient of the Donald Clippinger Graduate Fellowship awarded by the Graduate College at Ohio University. Keogh is a microbiology graduate student in Biological Sciences working under the mentorship of Dr. Ronan Carroll, Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences at Ohio […]

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April 18, 2019 at 4:32 pmResearch

Kelly Williams honored as 2019 outstanding Cutler Scholars mentor

Kelly Williams honored as 2019 outstanding Cutler Scholars mentor

Dr. Kelly Williams, lecturer Biological Sciences, was recently selected as one of 17 outstanding mentors by the Cutler Scholars in the graduating class of 2019 (see Cutler Scholars). Kelly Williams is a graduate of Ohio University and teaches several upper-level courses that are required of several BIOS majors: BIOS 3030 […]

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April 17, 2019 at 2:45 pmUncategorized

Seth Cones is awarded an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

Seth Cones is awarded an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

Seth Cones (BS, Biological Sciences, Honors, 2018) was recently awarded a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship and will likely be continuing his Ph.D. studies in the Massachusetts Institute of Technology/ Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute  joint graduate program in the Sensory Ecology and Bioacoustics Lab under T. Aran Mooney. Seth […]

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April 17, 2019 at 2:06 pmUncategorized

Biological Sciences graduate students contribute to patent development

Biological Sciences graduate students contribute to patent development

Ohio University honored faculty, staff and student inventors during an awards ceremony Feb. 21. The Inventors Dinner recognized individuals who engaged with the university’s Technology Transfer Office over the past year to commercialize their research findings, by protecting their intellectual property through the patent process. Dr. Stephen Bergmeier, College of […]

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April 17, 2019 at 12:10 pmAlumni Research

HTC and Biological Sciences Thesis Presentations, April 2019

The Biological Sciences Department announces a series of thesis presentations by Honors Tutorial College and biology students in April 2019. Anika Friedman (HTC Neuroscience) presents “A Computational Model of Neurofilament Kinetics Relating to Axonal Caliber Growth and the Neurofilament Slowing Phenomenon” on Thursday, April 11, from 5 to 6 p.m. […]

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April 2, 2019 at 9:30 pmEvents In Class Research