Faculty Awards

The members of ARRTI have received the following research chair positions and awards:

Dr. HJ Wieden
- Alberta Innovates Technology Futures (AI-TF) Tier 2 Strategic Chair in (RNA) Bioengineering

Dr. Stacey Wetmore
- Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Computational Chemistry
- U of L Board of Governor's Research Chair (appointed 2015, term starts 2017)

Dr. Ute Kothe
- Alberta Innovates Technology Futures (AI-TF) Tier 2 Strategic Chair in Transcriptomics of RNA modification
- Received the 2014 University of Lethbridge Distinguished Teaching Award

Dr. Nehal Thakor
- Campus Alberta Innovates Program (CAIP) Chair in Synthetic Biology and RNA-based systems