Eighth Annual Postdoctoral Research Symposium

On Friday, June 10, 2016 the Graduate School's Office of Postdoctoral Scholars hosted the Eighth Annual Postdoctoral Scholars Research Symposium.

About the Postdoctoral Research Symposium

The Postdoctoral Research Symposium showcases the research done by postdoctoral scholars through a research abstract/poster competition and a three-minute oral presentation competition. The top three abstract/poster presentations and the top two three-minute presentations are recognized at the event.

The annual Distinguished Postdoc Mentor Award is also given at this event.


Distinguished Postdoc Mentor Award Winner:

  • Mira Edgerton, research professor, oral biology

Three-Minute Presentation Winners:

  • First Place: Ying Liu, electrical engineering
  • Second Place: Jaime Orejas, chemistry

Poster Competition Winners:

  • First Place: Christopher Rates, Center for Educational Innovation
  • Second Place: George Nimako, pharmacy practice
  • Third Place: Thomas Hohle, biochemistry

Event Photos