Past Announcements


POSTDOCTORAL POSITION IN BEE HEALTH AND ECOLOGY, University of Massachusetts Amherst 

The Adler Lab at the University of Massachusetts Amherst (UMass, Amherst) seeks a Postdoctoral Research Associate to assess how sunflower pollen and plantings affect bumble and honey bee health under the guidance and supervision of the Principle Investigator. The appointee is expected to...




Dr. Joseph Takahashi, the Loyd B. Sands Distinguished Chair in Neuroscience and chairman of the neuroscience department at the the University of Texas Southwestern will deliver the fall Sinauer Associates Lecture "The 24 Hour Clock in our...

The Biology Intensive Orientation Session (BIOS) is a rigorous academic program designed to enhance the success of first-year students in life science majors. BIOS immerses incoming students in college-level biology coursework, and...

About the Junior Fellowship Program:

The year-long Junior Fellowship Program provides an invaluable opportunity for seniors majoring in the life sciences to enhance their research experience through mentoring and professional development activities. Each Junior Fellow participates in a seminar course that involves discussion of their research projects, as well as topics in modern cell...

Daniel Peterson has won the Annual Student Award for the Appreciation for the Biology of Insect Pests, for his recent paper in American Naturalist:

The award committee, from the TREE foundation, concluded that your paper has the right combination of high quality science and novel perspective on “pest” biology.

Peterson, D. A, N. B. Hardy, and B. B. Normark. 2016. Micro- and...