Feb 27, 2018

BioSci Beginnings

By Kathleen Wilson As indicated by her feature in this issue of The Scope, Teaching Assistant Professor of Microbiology Alice Lee has some good ideas. So good, she made a request for this issue — that we get to know […]

Feb 21, 2018

License to Drive: The Question of Gene Drive Ethics

By Kathleen Wilson Gene Drive: The process by which a genetic trait is “driven” through a population in order to modify it. This technique lies in the growing field of genome editing technology. While this sounds like one of the […]

Feb 14, 2018

Evan Brooks

Fun facts about Evan: Evan attended the NC School of Science and Math.  He is a Park Scholar and his resume is already three pages long, without any fluff!                                                                                        What is your proudest accomplishment as an NC State […]

Jan 16, 2018

Lauren Slayton

Interview with Lauren Slayton BS in Genetics Minor in Forensic Science Anticipated Graduation:  May 2018 Fun facts about Lauren: By seeking campus opportunities, Lauren has already accrued nearly three years of research experience in the laboratory, collecting and assimilating data, […]

Nov 9, 2017

Nicole Heard

Interview with Nicole Heard BS in Biological Sciences – Integrative Physiology and Neurobiology Anticipated Graduation:  December 2017  Fun facts about Nicole: I am a first-generation college student as well as a transfer student.  I attended Alamance Community College before coming […]

Oct 2, 2017

Collin Johnson

Interview with Collin Johnson BS in Biological Sciences, Human Biology concentration Anticipated graduation:  December 2017 Hi, Collin! What do you plan to do after graduating from NC State? Human anatomy and physiology have been the most interesting subject to me […]

Sep 1, 2017

2016-2017 Reappointment, Promotion, and Tenure Announcements

Jennifer Landin, promotion from Teaching Assistant Professor to Teaching Associate Professor Jennifer’s research areas include: Ecology & Evolution Education and Public Outreach Learn more about Jennifer here. Betty Gardner, promotion from Teaching Associate Professor to Teaching Professor Betty’s research areas include: Education […]

Sep 1, 2017

We’ll see your IT Pro and raise you David Newkirk

By Kathleen Wilson We’re the largest department in our college, and one of the largest in the University, by a long shot. Our size is comparable to that of the entire College of Textiles. We’re actually bigger than the College […]

Sep 1, 2017

Research Faculty Spotlight:  Q and A with Lindsay Zanno

By Kathleen Wilson Like Dinosaurs? Follow the new discovery scene? Then chances are you’ve heard of Lindsay Zanno. She’s an Assistant Research Professor of Paleontology with BioSci, as well as the Head of the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences’ Paleontology […]

Sep 1, 2017

Dana Thomas: The CURiOuS Creator

By Kathleen Wilson  Before she even got the job, Dana Thomas was looking for ways to innovate our department. To go above and beyond her outlined responsibilities. To make the student experience better. And she’s delivering. As an Academic Advisor […]