C. elegans

By Savannah Volkoff    Snowmaggedon was just beginning in Durham when I sat down with Joel Meyer to talk about his work in our Superfund Research Center and his tenured position in the Nicholas School (visit his lab website here). Let the record show, Joel was clad in a tweed, […]

Faculty highlight: Joel Meyer, PhD and Super-Enviro-Man extraordinaire

by Jina Kim, REU summer 2012   For a pre-med student and biology major, my choice to research at Duke’s Nicholas School of the Environment this summer may seem out of place. Why not research at a cancer genetics lab or neuroscience lab? Well, about a year and a half […]

A pre-med student’s summer working with worms and PAHs