Christopher Baker

Christopher L. Baker, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Bar Harbor, ME

Conducting research to understand the genetic and molecular regulatory system controlling the location and rate of meiotic recombination.

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Grants, honors and accomplishments

2002 & 2003 Holzer Memorial Scholarship, a merit based award, University of Vermont

2003 Class of 1939 Scholarship, a merit based award, University of Vermont 

2003 James E. Ludlow Endowed Scholarship Award, University of Vermont 

2003 & 2004 Hughes Endeavor for Life Science Excellence Grant (HELiX), competitive undergraduate research award, University of Vermont 

2006-2008 National Institute for Health Pre-doctoral Training Grant, Dartmouth Medical School

2007 Albert J. Ryan Fellow, Albert J. Ryan Foundation 

2008 Society for Research on Biological Rhythms (SRBR) Excellence Award

2009 Rosaline Borison Memorial Fellowship 

2010 John W. Strohbehn Award for Excellence in Biomedical Research, Dartmouth Medical School (awarded to a single graduating Ph.D. student each year)

2010-2012 T32 Postdoctoral Fellowship, The Jackson Laboratory 

2012-2013 F32 NRSA NIH Postdoctoral Fellowship 

2012-2013 Ruth I. Kirschstein National Research Service AwardInpidual postdoctoral fellowship

2013 Outstanding Oral Presentation, 27th International Mammalian Genome Conference

2014 Outstanding Oral Presentation, 28th International Mammalian  Genome Conference

2016 PALM (Promoting Active Learning and Mentoring) Fellowship. See press NSF funded fellowship to promote long-term mentorship to improve undergraduate education.