Howard Hughes Early Career Scholars


UC Davis Honorees 

Siobhan Brady

Siobhan Brady

Plant scientist Siobhan Brady was named a Hughes Faculty Scholar to continue her research on gene networks that regulate growth of plant roots. She has contributed to enhanced understanding of the properties of tissue-enriched transcriptional networks for plant development and function. 


Emanual Maverakis

Emanual Maverakis 

Dermatologist, scientist and Howard Hughes Medical Institute grant recipient Emanual Maverakis has contributed to the literature of immunotherapies for melanoma, T cell mediated skin diseases, and the murine models of autoimmunity. In practice he specializes in treating severe immune-mediated systemic diseases.