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In memoriam: John W. Hawes


John W. Hawes, supervisor of Miami’s Center for Bioinformatics and Functional Genomics (CBFG), died unexpectedly at his home Saturday, Dec. 4. He was 46.

Hawes joined Miami in 2003 as assistant professor of chemistry and biochemistry. He became supervisor of the CBFG in 2008. He received his doctorate from the University of Notre Dame in 1991.

Plans for a memorial service have not yet been made.

Donations in Hawes’ memory may be made to Arrowhead Reptile Rescue.

Condolences may be sent to Donna Hawes, 15710 Dechant Road, Farmersville, Ohio, 45325.


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