Faculty Posts

June 12, 2020

Doris Wagner recently received an NSF Plant Genome Research Program Grant to examine whether there are different modes of Polycomb recruitment in plants with small as opposed to large genomes….

Irfan Asangani received an NIH R01 grant for research on the Role of MED1 in the AR-dependent transcription in advanced prostate cancer. Congratulations!

Irfan Asanagi received an award from the Sarcoma Foundation of America for the proposal “EWS-FLI1 triggered opportunistic de novo enhancer assembly activates potential cellular therapy targets in Ewing Sarcoma.” Congratulations!

Congratulations to Roberto Bonasio on his promotion to tenure!

May 1, 2020

Congratulations to Rahul Kohli on his promotion to tenure!

Congratulations to Jenn Phillips-Cremins on her promotion to tenure!

April 30, 2020

Golnaz Vahedi, along with Jorge Henao-Meija and Sarah Henrickson, received a Chan Zuckerberg Initiative grant for their proposal “Understanding Inflammation’s Role in Childhood Obesity.” Read more here. Congratulations!

We are pleased to announce that Jenn Phillips-Cremins is the recipient of an NSF CAREER award for her work on engineering genome topology to attenuate pathologic short tandem repeat instability….

February 20, 2020

Congratulations to the Sarma lab for receiving a grant from the Simons Foundation for Autism Research!

February 20, 2020

Congratulations to the Sarma lab for receiving a grant from the Margaret Q Landenberger Research Foundation!