• Rachel is named a 2017 Pew Biomedical Scholar!
  • Rachel gave the keynote lecture at the 2017 HHMI SEA-PHAGES symposium to almost 300 undergraduates and faculty participants in the outreach program. 
  • Graduate student, Brooke Anderson, received an NSF GRFP fellowship to support her graduate studies!
  • Rachel is a recipient of a 2016 Packard Fellowship in Science and Engineering!
  • Rachel received an Honorable Mention for the Rosalind Franklin Young Investigator Award from the Genetics Society of America. 
  • Rachel was named a 2015 Kavli fellow of the National Academy of Sciences.