8/16: Kivanc was named a March of Dimes Basil O'Connor Scholar. 

7/16:  Javier Garcia Bermudez received the prestigious EMBO long term fellowship! Congrats!!

7/16: Javier, Ross, Xiphias and Erol received CTSA Pilot Project funding! Congrats to all!

5/16: Kivanc was named a 2016 Searle Scholar, an award granted to the nation's most promising young researchers.The award supports "research in medicine, chemistry, and the biological sciences" with grants to academic institutions supporting the faculty in their first or second year of their first tenure-track assistant professor position. The award recognizes faculty who have made "important, innovative research" contributions and who have the potential for making continuing significant contributions.

4/16: Kivanc was named a 2016 Sidney Kimmel Scholar, an award granted to the nation's most promising young cancer researchers.


4/16: Kivanc received Sabri Ulker International Science award, given to exceptionally promising early stage scientists in metabolism field.

3/16: Kivanc received Kadir Has Award from Kadir Has University.