Postdoc & Research Scholar News

An Epigenetic First: researchers pinpoint protein's role in key biological process
UNC researchers help piece together how the key players in DNA methylation work together during gene regulation, a key finding needed to develop better therapies.
Stephani Page featured on cover of ASBMB Today
In the September 2016 issue of ASBMB Today, postdoc in the Dohlman lab, Stephani Page (and dept graduate alum) was featured in the cover article for a piece on scientists active on social media.
Scott Rothbart accepts faculty position at the Van Andel Research Institute
Congratulations to Dr. Scott Rothbart, postdoctoral fellow in the Strahl lab, who has accepted a faculty position at the Center for Epigenetics at the Van Andel Research Institute beginning in April 2015.
Caring about lab safety
Researchers from the Parise lab participate in a campus-wide campaign that brings to attention the importance of lab safety.
Daniel Isom receives a 2014 UNC Pagano Award for a best first-author postdoctoral pape
Congratulations to Dr. Daniel Isom a postdoctoral fellow in Dr. Henrick Dohlman's lab who is one of the recipients this year of a Joseph S. Pagano award
Postdoc Erin Shanle authors a review in Nature Methods.
Congratulations to Erin Shanle, a postdoc in the Strahl Lab, on her review in Nature Methods.
Postdoc Yacine Boulaftali receives UNC Postdoctoral Award for Research Excellence
Congratulations to Dr. Yacine Boulaftali in the Bergmeier lab who received a 2014 UNC Postdoctoral Award for Research Excellence.
Research Associate Sook-Kyung Lee awarded R21 grant from NIAID
Congratulations to Research Associate Sook-Kyung Lee from the Swanstrom Lab who received a R21 grant from National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.
Postdoc Thomas Freeman now a lecturer in UNC Chemistry
Congratulations to Thomas Freeman on his new position as a lecturer with the UNC Chemistry Department
Postdoc Dileep Varma accepts faculty position at Northwestern
Congratulations to Dr. Dileep Varma on his new tenure-track faculty position with the Department of Cell and Molecular Biology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago.