Faculty Awards and Publications

 

   Sikes_PlanarianCongratulations to Professor James Sikes!

 His research on regeneration in planarians was published in the latest issue of the prestigious journal Nature. He was also interviewed by WBUR, the Boston NPR affiliate, about the findings presented in his publication, entitled "Restoration of anterior regeneration in a planarian with limited regenerative ability."

  

  

 Dever_AwardCongratulations to Professor Jennifer Dever!

  Her 2012 paper on cryptic torrent frogs of Myanmar was selected by The Editorial Board of the Journal Copeia as "Best paper, Herpetology" in 2012. The paper, published in the March 2012 issue of Copeia, is entitled "Cryptic Torrent Frogs of Myanmar: An Examination of the Amolops marmoratus Species Complex with the Resurrection of Amolops afghans and the Identification of a New Species". Dr. Dever will receive her award at the 2013 meeting of ASIH (The American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists).