Awards: Hamilton Awards

Contributed by kjm34 on Jun 27, 2017 - 06:33 PM

Congratulations to the 2017 Hamilton Award winner, Emily Behrman, and Honorable Mention recipients, Jasmine Ono, Foen Peng, and Chathurani Ranathunge!

2017 Recipients

Emily Behrman, University of Pennsylvania, “Rapid evolution of learning in natural populations of Drosophila melanogaster”

2017 Honorable Mention

Jasmine Ono, Univ British Columbia, “Negative genetic interactions among adaptive mutations in yeast turn positive in a harsher environment”

Foen Peng, University of Washington, “Misaligned interests between plants and pollinators revealed through functional exploration of flower morphospace”

Chathurani Ranathunge, Mississippi State, “Microsatellites as “tuning knobs” of adaptation in Helianthus annuus (Asteraceae)”

Learn more about the Hamilton Awards here [1].