EEB First Paper Award marks publication achievement
The Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology is pleased to present the EEB First Paper Award to Susanna Campbell and Alex Taylor in recognition of their first lead-authored publications. Campbell’s paper was also the featured cover story in The Journal of Caribbean Ornithology.
Campbell, S.K., A.L. Morales-Perez, J.F. Malloy, O.C. Muellerklein, J.A. Kim, K.J. Odom and K.E. Omland. 2016. Documentation of female song in a newly recognized species, the Puerto Rican Oriole (Icterus portoricensis). The Journal of Caribbean Ornithology. Vol. 29:28-36.
Taylor, Alexander, and Yin-Long Qiu. 2017. Evolutionary History of Subtilases in Land Plants and Their Involvement in Symbiotic Interactions. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions ja.
Campbell and Taylor were presented with a certificate signed by Professor Patricia Wittkopp, associate chair for graduate studies, and Professor Diarmaid Ó Foighil, EEB chair. They also receive $30 gift cards to a local bookstore. Campbell is advised by Professor Liliana Cortés Ortiz and Taylor’s advisor is Profesor Yin-Long Qiu.