Eddie Marks is the pioneer in the University of Delaware Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences. He’s the first Ph.D. graduate in program history. Having completed a professional master’s degree in business/biotechnology at UD, Marks jumped at the opportunity of a fledging Ph.D. in the medical sciences program. Of course, Marks was interested in the program’s core courses like statistics, immunology and physiology, but the department also granted the aspiring researcher a great deal of independence. Read the full article on UDaily.