Five Tigers selected for SEC Emerging Scholars Program


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Ifeolu David, Austin Lawrence, Duke Cruz, Rowena Woode and Carlos Rivera.


Sept. 20, 2022

Five University of Missouri students were recently selected to participate in the SEC Emerging Scholars program — a program aimed at preparing future SEC faculty members. The students were chosen for their cutting-edge research and/or exceptional teaching skills and will attend a workshop this fall to network with other SEC university students and engage in professional development. This year’s SEC Scholars are:

Doctoral fellowship
  • Ifeolu David; Health and Rehabilitation Science
  • Austin Lawrence; Integrative Anatomy – Pathobiology
Postdoctoral fellowship
  • Duke Cruz; Philosophy
  • Rowena Woode; Biomedical Sciences
  • Carlos Rivera; Biological Sciences

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