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 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 Research Award for Outstanding Research