Biology, Geology and Environmental Science

Department News

Faculty Receive Funding

Drs. Mark SchorrAzad Hossain, Charlie Mix (IGTLab) and Nyssa Hunt (IGTLab) have received funding from the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency for their project 'Urban Stream Restoration'.

Dr. Joey Shaw was awarded funding from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for his project 'Proposal to summarize data of known occurrences and annual monitoring of Mountain Skullcap (Scutellaria montana, Lamiaceae) to better evaluate population trends, habitat conditions, abundance and the success of conservation efforts'.

Graduate Student Receives NSF GRFP Award

Chyanne Smith has received a Graduate Research Fellowship Program Award from the National Science Foundation towards her work with degus in Chile. Click here for more information about this accomplishment. Advisor: Dr. Loren Hayes


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Meet our NSF Graduate Research Fellows!

Chyanne Smith and Thomas Wiegand are Environmental Science graduate students at UTC whose education and research are supported by highly prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships. Learn more about these ambitious students, their funded research, and their advice for other students aspiring to apply for student fellowships and other support.

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