Students

Graduate Students


Lorrayny Galoro da Silva – Ph.D. Student

  • Recipient of CNPq full Ph.D. Scholarship
  • Recipient of the 2016 UNR Graduate School Travel Award
  • Recipient of the 2017 Graduate Dean’s Merit Scholar Scholarship
  • Recipient of the 2017 UNR Graduate School Travel Award
  • Recipient of the 2018 Latin American Caribbean Scholarship, University of Florida


Xiaoxia Dai – Ph.D. Student

  • Recipient of the 2015-2016 Kleberg Scholarship
  • Recipient of the 2016 UNR Graduate School Travel Award
  • 2016 Regents Higher Education Opportunity Award for International Graduate Student
  • Recipient of the 2017 UNR Graduate School Travel Award


Virginia Lucia Neves Brandao – Ph.D. Student

  • Recipient of the 2015-2016 Kleberg Scholarship
  • 2016 Graduate Student Summer Intern at Elanco Animal Health
  • Recipient of the 2016 UNR Graduate School Travel Award
  • Recipient of the 2017 UNR Graduate School Travel Award


Hugo Monteiro – Ph.D. Student

  • Recipient of the 2017 UNR Graduate School Travel Award
  • Recipient of the 2017 ADSA Annual meeting 3rd place poster competition


Jose A. Arce-Cordero – Ph.D. Student

  • Recipient of the 2015-2016 Dr. Donald C. Clanton Animal Sciences Graduate Scholarship (Colorado State University)
  • M.S. – Colorado State University
  • B.S. – Universidad de Costa Rica


Sarah Bennett – M.S. Student

  • Recipient of the George and Ruthana Davis Scholarship (2018/2019)
  • B.S. – Iowa State University


James Vinyard – Ph.D. Student

  • M.S. – University of Idaho
  • B.S. – Purdue University


Lais Tomaz – Visiting M.S. Student

  • M.S. – Sao Paulo State University, Botucatu, SP, Brazil
  • B.S. – Sao Paulo State University, Dracena, SP, Brazil


Richard Lobo – Visiting M.S. Student

  • M.S. – University of Sao Paulo, Pirassununga, SP, Brazil
  • B.S. – Sao Paulo State University, Ilha Solteira, SP, Brazil


Undergraduate Students


Amrita Sumal

  • Research Assistant


Anay Ravelo

  • Research Assistant


Ye-Won Lee

  • Research Assistant


Maria Roa Forster

  • Research Assistant


Lydia Clegg

  • Research Assistant


Harrell Phillips III

  • Research Assistant


Mariana Nehme

  • Visiting Research Assistant from the Federal University of Uberlandia, Brazil



Teaching Assistants


Gleide Medeiros

  • Teaching Assistant (Spring 2018)


Andres Pech Cervantes

  • Teaching Assistant (Spring 2018)


Sara Miller

  • Teaching Assistant (Spring 2018)


Laura Harms

  • Teaching Assistant (Spring 2018)


Veronica Alamo

  • Teaching Assistant (Spring 2018)


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