Department of Biology
In the news ....
Dr. Bob McLean and students were recently featured in a university news release describing their research on biofilms in space. Their experiments are occurring on the International Space Station, although Bob and students remain here on Earth with the rest of us. Posted 2-21-2024
At the recent meeting of the Texas Society of Mammalogists, Tatiana Velasquez Roa won an award for best poster presentation. Her research is supervised by Dr. Ivan Castro-Arellano. Posted 2-19-2024
Graduate student, Brittany Dobbins, recently presented her research at the Texas Conservation Society's meeting and got second place for Best Graduate Student Presentation. Brittany's research examines the role of certain proteins in the pressure-sensing organs of blind cave salamanders. Her research is supervised by Dr. Dana Garcia. Posted 2-16-2024