Hairong Guan - 2015 Sigma Xi Young Investigator Awardee

McMicken Department of Chemistry Professor Hairong Guan received the 2015 Sigma Xi Young Investigator Award, which is sponsored by the UC Sigma Xi Chapter and the Office of the Vice President for Research. The Sigma Xi Young Investigator Award is given to a junior faculty member each year in recognition of their early career distinguished research accomplishments in a field of science or engineering appropriate to Sigma Xi.

The award certificate and $500 honorarium will be presented at the spring Sigma Xi meeting, where Dr. Guan will present a lecture on his research.

Frogs Prove Ideal Models for Studying Developmental Timing

Jinyoung Choi - a recipient of a 2014 Grants-in-aid-of-Research from the Sigma Xi National Office - reports on research that shows that thyroid hormone receptor alpha plays an important role in hind limb development in frogs. Read the complete story.


2014 National Sigma Xi GIAR Award Winners

Congratulations to UC Students who received National Sigma Xi GIAR Awards in March 2014!
Jinyoung Choi (Physiology/Functional Morphology); Yuguang Liu (Engineering); Stella Mosher (Ecology) and Brent Stoffer (Behavior Ecology)


2014 UC Sigma Xi Award Winners

Congratulations to our winners for 2014!
2014 Sigma Xi Young Investigator Award
Jure Zupan, Assistant Professor, Department of Physics, The McMicken College of Arts & Science

2013-2014 UC Sigma Xi Outstanding Science/Mathematics High School Teacher Award for Greater Cincinnati.
Joe Gray, Notre Dame Academy

2014 Sigma Xi Grants-in-Aid-of-Research Award
Jinyoung Choi, Biological Sciences, Advisor: Dr. Daniel Buchholz
Erika Freimuth, Geology, Advisor: Dr. Aaron Diefendorf
Rachel Gilbert, Biological Sciences, Advisor: Dr. George Uetz
Matthew Vrazo, Geology, Advisor: Dr. Carlton Brett

These awards are funded by our local UC Chapter of Sigma Xi, the UC Office of Research, and The Graduate School.

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