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Barbara Kunkel, a professor in the Department of Biology, has been awarded $645,000 from the National Science Foundation in support of research on "Roles of Auxin During Pseudomonas syringae Pathogenesis."
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Three Questions with Adia Harvey Wingfield
Adia Harvey Wingfield, professor of sociology, studies the intersection of race, work and sociology. In addition to writing regularly about such matters for The Atlantic, she also has written numerous scholarly articles and books, including No More Invisible Man: Race and Gender in Men’s Work.
‘Accelerating toward higher calls’: Faculty marshals on inauguration day
To mark the inauguration of Andrew D. Martin as the 15th chancellor of Washington University in St. Louis, four Arts & Sciences faculty members share their thoughts on the momentous occasion and what this celebration signifies for the WashU community.