Latest News

RO1 award to Fernando Noriega


Congratulations to Dr. Fernando Noriega on his new 5-year, 2.5 million dollar RO1 award entitled "Regulation of juvenile hormone titers in mosquitoes".

FIU Biology Freshman in National Conference at HHMI


Two of our freshman Biology students (Odaimy Ayala and Bryant Estadella) who went to the National Conference of SEA PHAGE at Howard Hughes Medical Institute in Washington DC got first place in their poster presentation. There were five first places out of 74 posters from 74 Universities across the country including Brown University, Johns Hopkins University, Carnegie Mellon University, University of California SD, and Washington State University among other big Universities.

Researchers uncover Shark River mysteries with Jeff Corwin


Here is the link to the write-up on one of the episodes of ÔÇťOcean Mysteries with Jeff Corwin."

Upcoming Events

Diana Churchill Dissertation Defense

07/02/2015 09:00 AM

Diana Churchill will defend her dissertation entitled " Investigating Trophic Interactions of Deep-Sea Animals (Sharks, Teleosts, and Mobile Scavengers) in the Gulf of Mexico Using Stable Isotope Analysis" on Thursday, July 2nd at 9:00 AM in MSB105 on BBC. We have reserved room ACH1 216 for anyone that wants to attend via polycomm on MMC. Major professor: Dr. Michael Heithaus.

Nicole Sebesta MS thesis defense

07/02/2015 03:00 PM

Nicole Sebesta will defend her MS thesis entitled " The Effects of Fire on Reproduction of the Invasive Fern Lygodium microphyllum" on Thursday July 2nd at 3:00 PM in WC 130 on MMC. Major Professor: Dr. Jennifer Richards.

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Florida International University
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