Button to scroll to the top of the page.

Updates

Campus health and safety are our top priorities. Get the latest from UT on COVID-19.

Get help with online courses, Zoom and more.

News

 

Dr. Stanley Roux Wins National Teaching Award

In the span of a few months, Molecular Biosciences Professor Stanley Roux was elected not only to the prestigious AAAS - The American Association for the Advancement of Science, he also won the national "Excellence in Education" award from the American Society of Plant Biologists (ASPB).Stan Roux

According to ASPB:

The 2015 Excellence in Education Award acknowledges the outstanding contributions of Dr. Stanley Roux. During a career spanning more than thirty years, Stan has made a considerable impact at his institution by expanding the curriculum while developing and adopting innovative pedagogical methods. Both in the classroom and in his laboratory, Stan has emphasized meaningful hands-on research for students.

The recipient of several past teaching awards, Stan was one of the first to challenge the notion that freshmen cannot conduct "real" research. The results of his efforts have been manifest in the form of peer-reviewed publications with many student coauthors, as well as conference awards and further modeling of this paradigm. Stan has offered innovative courses in the realm of plant biology while mentoring numerous undergraduate and graduate students and participating in various science outreach organizations, thereby making lasting impacts in the field.

Dr. Ilya Finkelstein Selected for Awards
Spring 2015 Newsletter

Photo Gallery

MBS-graduation-flickrMBS Graduates 2014

Events

15Apr
15 Apr 2020@ 08:00AM - 05:00PM
MBS+LCID: Jason McLellan (Virtual)
22Apr
22 Apr 2020@ 04:00PM - 05:00PM
MBS Seminar - Rasika Harshey (Virtual)
01May
01 May 2020@ 12:30PM - 01:30PM
MBS Faculty Meeting (Virtual)
04May
04 May 2020@ 12:00PM - 01:00PM
MBS Advisory Council Meeting (Virtual)
06May
06 May 2020@ 04:00PM - 05:00PM
MBS Seminar: Cancelled