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Dr. Ruben Michael Ceballos
Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences
Department of Biological Sciences
J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences
University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Phone: (479) 575-5643


Welcome Jorge Bueno Prieto !

The Ceballos Lab welcomes Mr. Jorge Bueno Prieto from Colombia, who is pursuing a PhD at La Universidad Alcala de Henares (Spain).  Dr. Ceballos serves on Jorge's PhD committee. Jorge will be visiting the lab periodically over the next two years.  Jorge also...

Congratulations Jennie Finch…!

Ms. Jennie Finch, an undergraduate Biology Honors student in the lab has recently been awarded the 2019-2020 Guerdon D. Nichols Scholarship from the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences.  As part of the Ceballos Lab, Jennie is engaged in a research...


Applications for the 2019 NSF REU International summer internship program in Thailand are now open.  Please click on the Application link on the top menu bar and fill out our "Quick App". 

Welcome New Graduate Students…!

Welcome: Nour Fatema (Bangladesh), MS Student (CEMB); Jaspreet Kaur (India), PhD Student (CEMB); Yelimar Jimenez (Puerto Rico), PhD Student (CEMB); Blythe Bunkers (USA), PhD Student (CEMB).  We are glad you made it...!

Welcome New Graduate Students

The Ceballos Lab welcomes five new graduate students.  Kelsey Bevenour (B.S. in Physics, University of Delaware) joins the lab as a Ph.D. student in SPAC.  Abdul Alrezaihi (B.S. in Medical Laboratory Science from King Saud University, Saudi Arabia; M.S. in...

Ceballos Lab secures a NSF MCB award

The Ceballos Lab secures 4-year $800,000 research grant from the U.S. National Science Foundation Division of Molecular and Cellular Biosciences (MCB).  The award is in response to a proposal entitled, "Synthetic Biology: Impacts of Structural Alternations on...