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Dr. Tolar, Dr. Downs, Ronnie Fulton, Dr. Wiegel

Ronnie Fulton Receives Dr. Juergen Wiegel Award

Dr. Tolar, Dr. Downs, Ronnie Fulton, Dr. Wiegel
Ronnie Fulton and Dr. Juergen Wiegel

Ronnie Fulton of the Downs Lab is the recipient of the 2022 Dr. Juergen Wiegel Award.  The award was announced on October 13, 2022 at the Dr. Juergen Wiegel seminar given by Dr. Bradley Tolar. The Dr. Juergen Wiegel Graduate Award in Microbiology was established by Dr. Wiegel, his family, and his former students and colleagues.  This award recognizes graduate students for excellent work in non-medical microbial biodiversity and microbial physiology.  Congratulations Ronnie!

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