Items in Category “Awards”

JBEI’s Pamela Ronald Named GCHERA World Agriculture Prize Laureate

Pamela Ronald, JBEI’s Scientific Lead for Plant Pathology in the Feedstocks division, has been named the 2020 World Agriculture Prize laureate by the Global Confederation of Higher Education Associations for Agricultural and Life Sciences, or GCHERA. Ronald is a distinguished professor in the Department of Plant Pathology at the University of California, Davis (one of JBEI’s six academic research partners) and with the UC Davis Genome Center. She becomes the first woman whose work is recognized by the award.

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Jay Keasling to receive AIChE's Doing a World of Good Medal

Jay Keasling, JBEI’s chief executive officer, will be awarded the Doing a World of Good Medal by the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE).

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Pam Ronald Elected to National Academy of Sciences

Ronald was elected in recognition of her distinguished and continuing achievements in original research.

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Sloan Fellowship Will Help Patrick Shih Investigate Ancient Origins of Photosynthesis

Shih is JBEI's Director of Plant Biosystems Design.

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JBEI Pretreatment and Process Development Team Honored by Secretary of Energy

The award recognizes the contributions of Department of Energy employees to the mission of the Department and to the benefit of the United States.

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JBEI’s Andria Rodrigues Wins Early Scientific Career Award

Rodrigues is among the laureates of 2018 Berkeley Lab Director’s Achievement Awards.

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Congratulations to JBEI’s Berkeley Lab Director’s Award Recipients

Irina Silva and Patrick Shih will be honored on November 30.

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DOE Renews Funding for Joint BioEnergy Institute at Berkeley Lab

The Joint BioEnergy Institute (JBEI), led by Berkeley Lab, was selected today as one of four DOE Bioenergy Research Centers to be awarded a total of $40 million to support innovative research on biofuels and bioproducts.

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Keasling to Receive 2017 Amgen Biochemical and Molecular Engineering Award

The award recognizes research excellence and leadership.

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