Rose Kithan to Receive PBHS Fellowship

posted Aug 7, 2019, 11:47 AM by TheHeLab .org

The He Lab would like to congratulate Rose on being awarded a fellowship from the Plant Biotechnology for Health and Sustainability (PBHS) Graduate Training Program for pre-doctoral candidates at MSU. The MSU PBHS Training Program is supported by the NIH. 

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Dr. Bethany Huot to start new position as an Instructor at Michigan State University

posted Jul 22, 2019, 8:05 PM by TheHeLab .org   [ updated Aug 7, 2019, 11:48 AM ]

The He Lab would like to congratulate Bethany for joining the BioSci team at Michigan State University as a fixed-term Instructor! Bethany will help integrate Strategic Career Management and authentic research experiences into the BioSci program curriculum, as well as refine assessments to evaluate and improve teaching approaches to ensure all students have the opportunity to achieve their learning goals.

Read more here

Dr. Danve Castroverde to start new position as Assistant Professor at Wilfrid Laurier University.

posted Jun 2, 2019, 8:43 PM by TheHeLab .org

The lab would like to congratulate Dr. Castroverde on his new position as Assistant Professor at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. At his new lab, Dr. Castroverde will explore transcriptional and hormonal regulation of plant immune responses under various environmental and abiotic stresses, in model organisms as well as important crop plants. Read more here.

He Lab Recognized as Highly Cited Researchers in 2018

posted Dec 7, 2018, 8:14 AM by TheHeLab .org

The He Lab is pleased to once again be recognized for its production of highly cited papers in Web of Science. Read more

Dr. Danve Castroverde to Receive NSERC Post-Doctoral Fellowship

posted Nov 5, 2018, 9:17 AM by TheHeLab .org

The He Lab would like to congratulate Danve for receiving a Post-Doctoral Fellowship from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC). This Fellowship is awarded to "the most promising Canadian researchers in natural sciences and engineering at a pivotal time in their careers." Danve is an exceptional scientist and certainly deserving of this high recognition. 

Read More: PRL Article

Dr. Kyaw (Joe) Aung to start Assistant Professor position at Iowa State University

posted Jun 7, 2018, 11:53 AM by TheHeLab .org   [ updated Sep 6, 2018, 9:40 AM ]

The lab would like to congratulate Dr. Aung on his new position as Assistant Professor in the Department of Genetics, Development, and Cell Biology at Iowa State University. At his new lab, Dr. Aung plans to use his extensive background in cell biology to further investigate the interface between plant hosts and pathogens. Read more here

Congratulations Dr. James Kremer!

posted Jan 8, 2018, 6:54 AM by TheHeLab .org

Photo: James at graduation seated between co-PI's Dr. James Tiedje (left) and Dr. Sheng Yang He (right).

The lab would like to congratulates James Kremer on successfully defending his Ph.D. December 15th, 2017!

Bethany Huot to Receive the 2017 Hans Kende Award

posted Dec 14, 2017, 10:04 AM by TheHeLab .org

The Hans Kende endowment is used to provide an annual award for the best doctoral dissertation in the plant sciences at MSU from the previous two years. The He Lab would like to congratulate Bethany on receiving the award and acknowledge all the hard work behind her nomination!

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Latest He Lab research subject of MSU Today article and video

posted Dec 1, 2017, 10:57 AM by TheHeLab .org   [ updated Dec 1, 2017, 11:02 AM ]

First author Bethany Huot

A recent He Lab publication in Nature Communications was the topic of discussion in a MSU Today article and video.

The Nature Communications article provides insight on the relationship between temperature, plant defense, and bacterial virulence.

Sheng Yang He named a 2017 Highly Cited Researcher by Web of Science

posted Nov 15, 2017, 10:53 AM by TheHeLab .org

Highly Cited Researchers are among the top 1% most cited works in their field of publication

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