1st Place, iPad Air
Dr. Nathan Ahlgren is a postdoc at the Jed Fuhrman lab. He is interested in characterizing interactions between marine bacteria and protists, including investigating how protist predation (grazing) alters community composition as well as looking for novel mutualistic interactions between bacteria and protists. Ahlgren uses whole community approaches enabled by 16S rRNA tag sequencing and single-cell approaches.
2nd Place, $50 Amazon Gift Card
Dr. Mohan Singh is a postdoc studying the Hedgehog signaling pathway in hematological malignancies at the Division of Hematology, Keck School of Medicine. Dr. Singh is also the networking chair for the USC Postdoc Association.
3rd Place, $25 Amazon Gift Card
Tommy Trojan hasn’t aged one bit! Mom’s MA graduation June 1989!
Dr. Ann Kim is postdoc with the USC Rossier School of Education.