This fellowship was established for doctoral students earning a degree from the IUB Department of Biology who are working on research in either cellular biology, biochemistry, or the mechanistic studies of physiological processes.
Stier Graduate Fellowship
2023 Stier Fellow: Averi McFarland
Averi is a member of Distinguished Professor Malcolm Winkler’s lab. Her research is focused on the coordination of peptidoglycan synthesis and metabolism in the major upper respiratory pathogen Streptococcus pneumoniae.