MU Researcher Receives Excellence Award

Walter Gassmann Walter Gassmann

Interdisciplinary Plant Group Excellence Award

National Center for Soybean Biotechnology member, Dr. Walter Gassmann, Associate Professor in Plant Sciences, was the recipient of the 2010 Excellence Award from the Interdisciplinary Plant Group.

The award acknowledges distinguished contributions to the study of interdisciplinary research in plant biology at MU. Gassmann was chosen to receive the award for his exceptional efforts in the development, implementation, and success of the IPG graduate curriculum and in recognition of his support of the interdisciplinary study of plant biology.

This is the first year the award has been offered.