IBG NIMH T32 Postdoc Opportunity

May 18, 2021

Postdoctoral Opportunity at the Institute for Behavioral Genetics, University of Colorado, Boulder Post-doctoral training opportunities are available through an NIH-funded T32 training grant administered through the National Institute on Mental Health (NIMH). The appointment could begin on July 1, 2021. Full description here .

Pamela Romero-Villela
IBG student Pamela Romero-Villela wins graduate research excellence award

May 11, 2021

Congratulations to IBG student Pamela Romero-Villela for winning the Graduate & Professional Student Government award for graduate excellence in research for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Behavior Genetics
Special issue of Behavior Genetics highlights contributions from the Workshop

May 1, 2021

A special issue of the journal Behavior Genetics highlights the contributions of the The International Workshop on Statistical Genetic Methods for Human Complex Traits which has been mostly hosted by IBG over the last 30+ years. The issue includes articles by IBG students, post-docs, and faculty including Jared Balbona ,...

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Research from IBG offers new insights into biology of response to treatment of psychiatric disorders

Feb. 1, 2021

IBG assistant professor Charles Hoeffer and IBG associate professer Marissa Ehringer, in a paper written by former IBG postdoc Helen Wong, publish research examining the biology of gender differences in response to psychiatric medication. They find differences between male and female mice in the function of the brain protein AKT.

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Graduate student Julia Potocnjak wins Figueroa Family Fellowship

Jan. 27, 2021

First year graduate student Julia Potocnjak has received a Figueroa Family Fellowship for her comitment to promoting a diverse student body.