Please mark your calendar for CEPCEB’s annual celebration of science.
18th Annual Noel T. Keen Distinguished Lecture and Awards Ceremony
Friday, December 11th
Noon – 1:30PM
Meeting ID: 929 1247 4758
Professor Jan E. Leach
Colorado State University
University Distinguished Professor
Associate Dean for Research, College of Agricultural Sciences
President, International Society for Plant Pathology
Jan Leach is a rice geneticist, plant pathologist, and microbiologist who has made important contributions to the field of plant pathology and plant-microbiome interactions. She was a personal friend of Noel Keen and the mentor of individuals in our community. Jan is known for pioneering the use of the rice Xanthamonas oryzae pv. oryzae (Xoo) as a model for understanding infectious diseases in plants. She is currently a Distinguished Professor and Associate Dean of Agriculture at Colorado State University.
This event will include the annual presentations of these awards:
Neil Campbell Undergraduate Award for Outstanding Research
CEPCEB Graduate Award for Outstanding Research
CEPCEB Postdoctoral Award for Outstanding Research