Expected Outcomes
  • Discovery of novel bioactives compounds which will allow possible interdisciplinary collaboration with educational and research centers with industries, including technology transfer.
  • More than 500 students from K-12 will be impacted, by knowing about soils, metagenomics, Geomicrobiology, Bioprospecting, conservation of natural resources and career opportunities affected or generated by those emerging disciplines.
  • Expand careers opportunities, and increase the number of students that enroll in doctoral programs related to the propose research project