Milo Johnson'13 wins 2016 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

Milo Johnson'13 is one of the 17 Dartmouth students (hyperlink to who were awarded 2016 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships.

Milo Johnson'13 graduated with a Bachelor degree in Biology (magna cum laude) and currently is the first-year graduate student at Harvard University in Dr. Michael Desai (hyperlink to laboratory. Using experimental evolution approaches, Milo studies interplay between deleterious mutations and adaptation using budding yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae) as a model system.

While at Dartmouth, Milo was engaged in independent research in the laboratories Prof. Olga Zhaxybayeva and Prof. Matt Ayres.