Tenured!

I am happy and honored to say that I have officially been granted tenure and promoted to Associate Professor! It has been a whirlwind of work, stress, fun, and every emotion over the past 6 years since I started at University of Richmond. Thank you to my colleagues...

Guest Blog Posts!

I am excited to announce that we have a special series coming to the blog soon: guest posts from my research students! This summer, I decided to encourage (read: require) my students to write a blog post describing some aspect of their research to the lay person. They...

ODK Faculty Member of the Year

I am humbled and honored to have been voted Faculty Member of the Year by the students of the Omicron Delta Kappa leadership honor society at University of Richmond. Thank you to the members! It is the students that make my job so enjoyable....

Beckman Scholar

Congratulations to Najwa Labban on her recent installment as a University of Richmond Beckman Scholar! Najwa has been a joint student in the Pollock and Leopold labs since the summer after her first year. She has performed enzyme expression, purification, and assay...
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