Department News

Bojing (Blair) Jia awarded Chancellor's Dissertation Medal

June 11, 2024

Bojing (Blair) Jia, a Ph.D. student in the Bioinformatics and Systems Biology graduate program, will receive the 2024 Chancellor's Dissertation Medal at commencement for his dissertation “Multiplexed genome imaging and analysis.” Six graduating Ph.D. students in different disciplines were selected for this honor.

Erick Armingol awarded Jean Fort Dissertation Prize

May 29, 2024

Erick Armingol, a Ph.D. alumnus of the Bioinformatics and Systems Biology graduate program, received the 2024 Jean Fort Dissertation Prize for his dissertation “Deciphering Patterns of Cell–Cell Interactions and Communication in Multicellular Organizations.”

Bojing Blair Jia receives Siebel Scholars award

January 31, 2024

Congratulations to BISB PhD student Bojing Blair Jia on being named a 2024 Siebel Scholar!

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Wilfredo Gonzalez-Rivera receives ARCS Scholar award

October 31, 2023

Congratulations to BISB PhD student Wilfredo Gonzalez-Rivera on being named a 2023 ARCS Scholar!

Jeff Jaureguy receives ASHG award

August 18, 2023

Congratulations to BISB PhD student Jeff Jaureguy on being named a 2023-2025 Human Genetics Scholar by the American Society of Human Genetics!

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