Sex: It's a Good Thing, Study of Primroses Shows

1 Jun 2012 - 1:18pm

Working with Erika Hersch-Green (Michigan Technological University), Marc Johnson and his lab show that sexual reproduction strengthens an organism's ability to adapt. More specifically, it may lead to stronger disease resistance.

Read the Science Daily online article

Read the paper

Helene Wagner promoted to Associate Professor

10 May 2012 - 8:50am

Helene Wagner’s tenure and promotion to Associate Professor was recently approved by U of T President Naylor. Congratulations, Helene, on this terrific, and well-earned, accomplishment! Your dedication to teaching and scholarship are exemplary and we wish you all the best for your future at UTM.

Robert Huber wins Graduate Research Award

29 Mar 2012 - 10:59am

Congratulations go out to Robert Huber from the O'Day lab! Robert received the annual Graduate Research Award. This award recognized excellence in research by a U of T Mississauga graduate student.

Marc Johnson receives 2012 Early Career Award

29 Mar 2012 - 10:44am

One of the department's newest faculty members, Marc Johnson was one of the recipients of the 2012 Early Career Awards. Congratulations, Marc!

Read more (Page 5 of the Canadian Society for Ecology and Evolution Bulletin)

Laura Sedra wins for Best Poster

29 Mar 2012 - 10:06am

Congratulations to Laura Sedra from the Lange lab for winning the Best Poster Prize at the 4th annual UTM Research and Excellence celebration for graduate students and faculty members!