Congratulation to Rebecca Busch, who received the SIU Graduate School Master's Fellowship! This fellowship will financially support Rebecca for 11 months and allow her to focus on her research. (2/22/2022)
We are happy to announce that Dr. Vargas-Muñiz was awarded a Whitman Fellowship! This fellowship will support the development of genetics tools for H. werneckii and the isolation of tunicate-associated yeasts! (2/10/2022)
We are excited to announce that the lab have a new Grad Student, Rebecca Busch! Rebecca comes to us from the Univ. of Illinois Chicago. Her research involves Septins in A. fumigatus and will assist with characterizing the cell biology of marine fungi. Excited to see all she will accomplish! (01/14/2022)
The Vargas-Muñiz Lab will open its doors at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale the Fall of 2020! We are thrilled to be part of the Saluki family and contribute to the intellectual comunity at SIUC.