STUMPF LAB NEWS
Congratulations to Abby on her new position in New York University!
New paper from our lab is just out! Asangba et al., 2022 Microbiology Spectrum
Congratulations to Dr. Negin Valizidegan on successfully defending your novel dissertation on comparative blood microbial diversity and obtaining your PhD!
On sabbatical 2021-2022!
Glad to be part of this accomplished and engaged Notre Dame Institute for Advanced Study Fellowship Class!
Congratulations to Dr. Abby Asangba who will start her post-doc at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN in January 2020. We are very happy for you Abby!
Congratulations to Abby Asangba who successfully defended her PhD on November 15, 2019. Great work Abby! You will go far!!
CONGRATULATIONS to Negin Valazidegan who successfully defended her PhD proposal in October 2019! Well done Negin! Looking forward to your findings!
Congratulations to Christopher Yao on his acceptance into UIC Rockford medical school! We know that you will do great things and we support you in your dream to become a physician!
Lab Field Team: Hazel and Jack
Congratulations to Ph.D. Student Abby Asangba who was just awarded a prestigious Baldwin Fellowship from the Leakey Foundation. Great work Abby!! Well earned!!
Congratulations to Dr. Mike Nute who was just awarded his Ph.D.!! It has been great to work with you in the lab.
Congratulations to Negin Valizadegan who co-organized a primate microbiome smyposium at the 2019 AAPA meetings in Cleveland. Well done Negin!
Congratulations to David Wood (Stumpflab 2014-2017)! David was just accepted into the PhD program in primatology at Yale University! CONGRATULATIONS DAVID!! You will do great things!
Certificate of Leadership in Environmental Stewardship in Sustainable Laboratory Practices was awarded to the Rebecca Stumpf Lab
We are building a Free Public Library in Bigodi! If you wish to donate good quality books and school supplies to the library, please send them to Rebecca Stumpf
Department of Anthropology
607 S Mathews Ave.
Urbana, IL 61801
We received an honorable mention for the 2018 Freezer Challenge! Congrats to Negin Valizedegan for nominating the lab! Good work everyone!
Congratulations to undergraduate Taylor Crooks who obtained a fellowship at the prestigious Mayo Clinic as part of the 2018 Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) program. On the basis of his contributions and hard work, Taylor was invited to continue as a PhD student in the Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences starting in August 2019. CONGRATS TAYLOR!
Congratulations to David Wood who returned from a year abroad as a reseach assistant to Dr Susan Perry on the Lomas Barbadal Monkey Project in Costa Rica. We support you in your next steps to obtain a PhD in primatology.
Congratulations Dr Tandy Warnow on producing another amazing student!
11/2/18 Congratulations (Dr.) Mike Nute on your terrific dissertation defense! A major accomplishment and a remarkable dissertation.
Congratulations to our wonderful lab manager Nicole Murray who is now on her path to obtain a PhD in Geology. You have a bright future ahead Nicole!
4/19/2017 Kanyanchu River Research Collaborative Research Assistants Rachel Rusen and Emily Schafstek, (with Belgian friends Mael and Simon), and KRRC partner and UNITE director John Tinka with meet with the Honorable King Rukidi IV of Tooro on Earth Day 2017.