Awards, honors, prizes Archive

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N.Vastenhouw was in “L’Actu” magazine for her ERC Consolidator Grant

Nadine Vastenhouw was awarded in winter 2020 with an ERC consolidator grant for her project: “Understanding gene regulation in nuclear space”.

Further information on “L’Actu” website: https://news.unil.ch/display/1609759458300

Link to the previous genomyx post related to this information: http://www.genomyx.ch/congratulations-to-n-vastenhouw-on-her-erc-consolidator-grant/

Website s of the Vastenhouw lab: https://www.vastenhouwlab.org/

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Congratulations to N.Vastenhouw on her ERC Consolidator grant!

The CIG warmly congratulates Nadine Vastenhouw on her ERC Consolidator grant for the project “Understanding gene regulation in nuclear space”! This will be celebrated along with her laboratory’s welcoming aperitif, as soon as gatherings are allowed on the campus again.

The list of awardees in 2020 is available on the ERC website: https://erc.europa.eu/sites/default/files/document/file/erc-2020-cog-results-ls.pdf
Further information on this grant can be found here: https://erc.europa.eu/funding/consolidator-grants

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Aleksandar Vještica was in “L’Actu” magazine and on the FBM newsletter #78 for his ERC Starting Grant

Aleksandar Vjestica was awarded in summer 2020 with an ERC starting grant for his project: “Zygotic Cell Fate and Parent-Biased Gene Expression in Fission Yeast (ZygoticFate)”.

Further information on “L’Actu” website: https://news.unil.ch/display/1605000355122

Link to the previous genomyx post related to this information: http://www.genomyx.ch/congratulations-to-both-f-langlet-and-a-vjestisca-on-their-erc-starting-grant/

Link to the FBM Newsletter #78 of Dec. 10, 2020: https://wp.unil.ch/infofbm?mailpoet_router&endpoint=view_in_browser&action=view&data=WzEzNCwiMmM4Yzk1OTg4OGYyIiwwLDAsMCwxXQ

Website s of the Vjestica lab: https://wp.unil.ch/vjesticalab/team/

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Congratulations to B.Desvergne and T.Auer on their FBM awards!

The CIG warmly congratulates Béatrice Desvergne and Thomas Auer on their FBM awards:

Equality Award : Béatrice Desvergne
In recognition for her sustained contribution toward promoting gender equality

 

Young Researcher in Basic Sciences Award: Thomas Auer
For his pioneering work establishing a new neurogenetic system model with Drosophila sechellia

 

Complete list of awardees available on : https://news.unil.ch/display/1593695378037 

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Congratulations to both F.Langlet and A.Vjestica on their ERC Starting grant !

Both Fanny Langlet (group Thorens) and Aleksandar Vjestica were awarded with an ERC starting grant.
We all wish them the best in their projects: respectively “Tanycyte/arcuate Neuron communications in the regulation of energy balance (TANGO)” and “Zygotic Cell Fate and Parent-Biased Gene Expression in Fission Yeast (ZygoticFate)”.

F. Langlet’s award was also presented on the UNIL website “L’Actu”: https://news.unil.ch/display/1599564732609?utm_source=mailpoet&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=info-fbm-n73-13-decembre-2019_82
List of the awardees: https://erc.europa.eu/sites/default/files/document/file/erc_2020_stg_results_ls.pdf 
Further information on the ERC Starting grants: https://erc.europa.eu/news/StG-recipients-2020


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Marieke Hoekstra and Olivier Michaud’s awarding were mentioned in the FBM news n°72

Remise des Prix de Faculté 2019

Lors de la Cérémonie d’ouverture des cours & de remise des Prix de la FBM qui s’est tenue le 19 septembre 2019, dix Prix de Faculté, deux Prix d’Excellence et treize Prix spécifiques ont été décernés à des étudiant·e·s, doctorant·e·s ou professionnel·le·s qui se sont distingué·e·s par leurs travaux ou leur engagement personnel.

Parmi les lauréats, deux membres du CIG ont été récompensés:

Marieke Hoekstra, PhD (Franken lab) pour son travail intitulé: «The sleep-wake distribution contributes to clock gene expression: a descriptive and a mechanistic study»

Olivier Michaud, PhD (Fankhauser lab) pour son travail intitulé: «Mécanismes fondamentaux de la régulation par la lumière des réponses nastiques dans les organes foliaires d’Arabidopsis thaliana»

 

Link to the complete article: https://news.unil.ch/display/1568725776205