Self Fellows

Listed below are alumni who were nominated by the IGPBS and awarded the Madison & Lila Self Graduate Fellowship.

Student Year Mentor and Department
Steven Hart 2007 Dr. Xiaobo Zhong, Pharmacology, Toxicology & Therapeutics
Julie Mitchell 2010 Dr. Tom Yankee, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics and Immunology
Angela Pierce 2011    Dr. Julie Christianson, Anatomy & Cell Biology
Christopher Neal 2012 Dr. Dianne Durham, Neurosciences
Michelle McWilliams 2013 Dr. Vargheese Chennathukuzhi, Molecular & Integrative Physiology
Andrea Nuckolls 2013 Dr. Dianne Durham, Neurosciences
Michael Cooper 2014 Dr. Doug Wright, Neurosciences
Ashley Ward 2014 Dr. Paige Geiger, Molecular & Integrative Physiology
Alexandra Machen 2015 Dr. Mark Fisher, Biochemisty and Moleculary Biology
Stephen Shannon 2015 Dr. Paul Trainor (Stowers Institute), Anatomy & Cell Biology


Scholar of the Year

At the end of each academic year, the IGPBS advisory board and faculty members select one student as "Scholar of the Year." This selection is made on the basis of academic performance and classroom participation. Previous winners are listed below:

Zelha Nil 2013-14
Pierce O'Neil                      2014-15

Instructor of the Year

At the end of each academic year, current IGPBS students cast their votes and honor one outstanding faculty member as "Instructor of the Year." The winners are listed below:

Aron Fenton 2010-11
Charlotte Vines 2011-12
Gustavo Blanco 2012-13
Chad Slawson 2014-15

Last modified: Sep 03, 2015