The University of Tennessee Graduate School presents Shade Niece with the 2023 Student Research Award.
Shade Niece, a graduate student studying plant pathology, and mentor Marcin Nowicki, a research assistant professor within the Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, were selected to receive the 2023 Student/Faculty Research Award by the UT Graduate School
. The award will support Niece’s project, “Establishing the first whole mitochondrial genomes for Cornales.”
Nowicki said, “This is a proud mentor moment. Congratulations, Shade!”