Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigators

UC Davis Honorees 


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 

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. 





Jorge Dubcovsky

Neil Hunter