The Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences

Ningxiao Li receives Storkan-Hanes-McCaslin Foundation Award

Plant Biology PhD candidate Ningxiao Li is the recipient of a 2015/2016 Storkan-Hanes-McCaslin Foundation Award.

 

The award will support Ningxiao's dissertation research on roles and modes of action of fungal volatiles in manipulating plants, which is supervised by Dr. Seogchan Kang.

 

Please join us in congratulating Ningxiao!

 

About the award

 

The Storkan-Hanes-McCaslin Foundation Awards are named in honor of Richard C. Storkan, Gerald L. Hanes, and Robert L. McCaslin and support research by graduate students who have demonstrated interest in soil-borne diseases and their control.

 

New awardees receive a $10,000 cash award and paid round-trip fare to the APS Annual Meeting where they will receive the award in the company of their research advisors, previous awardees, and members of the Foundation Committee.