JSU Biology Student to Enter UAB Doctoral Program
The Biology Department is proud to announce that Mr. T. J. Hollingsworth
has been accepted into the Ph.D. program in Vision Sciences at the
of Alabama in
T.J. graduated from JSU in April, 2007, cum
laude with honors in Biology. His area
of concentration at JSU was Cellular and Molecular Biology.
T. J. spent the summer of 2006 at the University of
Maryland where he did research in the
laboratory of Dr. Leslie Pick. The
results of his summer research, “Over-eating in larvae due to over-expression
of genes in Drosophila melanogaster”,
was presented at the spring 2007 meeting of the Association of Southeastern
Biologists at the University
of South Carolina.
T. J. will begin
his studies at UAB during the Fall Semester.
His faculty mentor at JSU is Dr. LaJoyce Debro.
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