Two MCIP Faculty Named Chancellor's Fellows

Professor Ching-Hsien Chen and Professor Carrie Finno are among 12 faculty named. “These 12 newest fellows represent our university at its very best,” Chancellor Gary S. May said. “They are now part of a proud 22-year history for the Chancellor’s Fellows program. These fellows are making advances that help solve complex and critical issues, while also helping our students become critical thinkers and problem-solvers.”

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Professor Karen Zito Elected 2021 AAAS Fellow

MCIP is proud to announce the election of faculty member Dr. Karen Zito as a AAAS fellow. This distinction is one of the highest honors given to a scientist. We are so proud and honored to have such a distinguished investigator within our ranks. Congratulations Dr. Zito! She was selected "for contributions to understanding excitatory synapse formation and the dynamics of postsynaptic density proteins." She is one of nine UC Davis faculty elected to AAAS this year.