Denver Lab Philosophies and Values
The Denver lab is a scholarly environment focused on the growth and development of scholars, scientists, and citizens of the world. We offer a unique academic atmosphere that blends diverse influences including evolutionary theory, genomic technologies, and Buddhist philosophy. Four key values guide Denver lab training activities:
- Discovery - We value new forms of knowledge and ways of understanding the world around us. Discovery experiences lead to excitement and confidence in science and scholarship.
- Passion - Motivation and belly fire are essential to success and happiness in science. Our training environment thrives through shared passions in science and other parts of life. We value scholarly activities that challenge prevailing perspectives and paradigms.
- Diversity - We value of diversity in all phases of our work. We train scientists and students from many different cultural and educational backgrounds, and focus on diverse study systems and scholarly perspectives.
- Balance - Stress doesn't help science. We foster the development of well-rounded trainees and recognize the interdependence of happiness at work and home.