Joe Dahmen appointed Peter Wall Scholar

May 04, 2016

The award allows him to spend one year in residence at the Peter Wall Institute.

Joe Dahmen

The Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies selected Joe as one of its Wall Scholars for 2016/17. Each year, the Institute appoints up to 12 UBC scholars at various stages of their careers. The research award aims to enhance opportunities for scholars to have regular and meaningful exchange of ideas, serving as a catalyst for new research advances and collaborations.

As a Wall Scholar, Joe will continue his work on the development of mycelium biocomposites for architectural applications, advancing the cause of sustainability across disciplines. 

(Photograph courtesy of David Niddrie.)