Alumni & Development
Charles B. Heiser Fellowship
The Charles B. Heiser Graduate Fellowship in Plant Evolution was established in 2002. It honors Distinguished Emeritus Professor Charles Heiser, who died on June 11, 2010. The fellowship was first awarded in 2009.
Elizabeth Koziol, 2014 Heiser Fellow
|Elizabeth Koziol. Courtesy photo|
Elizabeth Koziol is a member of Professor Jim Bever's laboratory. Her dissertation research focusses on the tallgrass prairie that once dominated much of the Midwest. Liz is passionate about restoring this habitat and her dissertation focuses on significantly advancing our understanding of how this can be done. This is the second time that she has received the Heiser Fellowship, having been so honored in 2012.