This year marks the fourth year that Science News has highlighted a young group of ten scientists as the SN10 class. We are excited that the 2018 class includes Emily and features some of the ongoing research in our lab. Check out the full class here.
We are thrilled to announce that Emily has been promoted to Professor with tenure at Harvard University! Congratulations on this milestone!
Congratulations to Dr. Nitzan Koppel, Dr. Abraham Waldman, and Dr. Li Zha for successfully defending their theses! We are all excited to see you thrive in the next stage of your career!
Congratulations to Merrick Pierson Smela on being named a 2018–2019 Churchill Scholar! Merrick spent last summer with us as an undergraduate Amgen Fellow. We are looking forward to all you continue to accomplish Merrick!
The Balskus Lab recently received the opportunity to participate as a collaborator in the Merck Research Laboratories Postdoctoral Research Fellow Program. The position will involve working with us and scientists at Merck to study drug metabolism by the human gut microbiota.
Please see the following job posting for more details:
Take a look at our recent perspective on the relevance of the human microbiota to infectious disease! These complex microbial communities potentially mediate infection risk and disease progression. Congratulations on the great work Abe!
A warm welcome to Beverly Fu, a graduate student from the CCB program who joined the Balskus Lab this winter!