Kristy Townsend receives NSF CAREER Award

Congratulations to Kristy Townsend, assistant professor of neurobiology, who recently won an NSF CAREER Award in the form of a $1 million grant for her research project, Novel Mechanisms of Adult Neurogenesis!  The aim of the project is to increase access to biomedical programs and encourage student research – first through senior capstone research projects, to an outreach program that would partner with community colleges.  You can read more about Kristy and her research project here!