Tuesday, November 28, 2017

November 28, 2017: Matt Brown has accepted an invitation to speak at the HHMI-Janelia Research Campus Conference, New Opportunities to Study Origins of the Eukaryotic Cell, April 15-18 2018. I encourage interested persons to apply for participation. It should be a great meeting! The conference is Co-sponsored by NSF and Janelia.


Monday, June 19, 2017

June 19, 2017: The Brown Lab is actively seeking new PhD students focused on comparative genomics of protists. The position will be funded via Teaching and Research Assistantships. Please contact me (mwb250[at]msstate.edu) if you are interested.

Monday, May 15, 2017

May 15, 2017: Out lab's latest and biggest paper/project was just published in Molecular Biology and Evolution.

Thursday, September 15, 2016

September 15, 2016: We are very excited to welcome two outstanding undergraduate researchers to the lab, Emily Foreman and Peter Kooienga!

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

August 8, 2016: Many exciting things are happening in the lab! We would like to welcome Gabriel Schuler and Austin Walthall, both are new MSc students. Also we welcome Kina Martin back to the lab for an extended stay to work on myxogastrids.

Thursday, April 28, 2016

April 28, 2016: Alexander K. Tice was awarded the Office of Research and Economic Development 2016 Graduate Student Research Award for the College of Arts and Sciences. Sponsored by the Office of the Vice President for Research and Economic Development. Additionally, he was named the 2016 Research Assistant of the Year from the Department of Biological Sciences.

Monday, April 18, 2016

April 08 2016: Congratulations to Austin Walthall! Austin won third place presenting his Biology Undergraduate Research Symposium poster. This research lead to a publication (Walthall AC, Tice AK, Brown MW. 2016. A new species of Flamella (Amoebozoa, Variosea, Gracilipodida) isolated from a freshwater pool in southern Mississippi, USA. Acta Protozoologica. 55(2): X-XX.). This research was supported by our NSF grant.