Lab News

Barbara Koenig

Welcome to Prof. Dr. Barbara Koenig

October 10, 2016

The Hoekstra Lab welcomes sabbatical visitor Prof. Dr. Barbara Koenig (University of Zurich), who studies the behavior of wild house mice.

Four Wondergrads complete summer research projects

Four Wondergrads complete summer research projects

July 28, 2016

Congrats to four outstanding undergraduate students, Paola Matos Ruiz, Rafael Polo Prieto, Emmanuel D'Agostino and Ada Bielawski, who completed summer research projects in the lab this year.

Emily Hager receives ASM grant

Emily Hager receives ASM grant

May 2, 2016

Congratulations to Emily Hager for receiving an American Society of Mammalogists Grant-in-Aid of Research!

Andrés awarded a NIH K99 grant

Andrés awarded a NIH K99 grant

July 15, 2015

Congrats to Andrés Bendesky for being awarded a NIH K99 Pathway to Independence Award for his work on the genetics of social behavior. 

Recent graduate student awards

Recent graduate student awards

May 15, 2015

Congrats to graduate students: Jake Gable for a Putnam Expedition Grant, Nicole Bedford for a Putnam and American Society of Mammalogists funding, and Emily Hager for Robert A. Chapman Memorial Scholarship as well as a Putnam.

The Hoekstra Lab Defenders

The Hoekstra Lab Defenders

May 4, 2015

Congratulations to Emily Jacobs-PalmerHillery Metz, and Evan Kingsley, all of whom successfully defended their doctoral dissertations!