The Faculty and their Research
Organisms Studied -- Plants
Core EEBB faculty
Lars A. Brudvig
Restoration, landscape, and plant ecology.
Kendra S. Cheruvelil
Aquatic ecology, landscape limmology, exotic species, applied ecology, macrophytes.
Jeffrey K. Conner
Evolutionary ecology, ecological genetics.
Donald I. Dickmann
Ecology of fire and other disturbances; plant physiological ecology.
Science education; plant ecology.
Bryan K. Epperson
Population genetics and molecular and forest genetics.
Andrew O. Finley
Methodology for monitoring and modeling environmental processes; Bayesian statistics; spatial statistics; and statistical computing.
Community and population ecology, animal behavior.
Katherine L. Gross
Plant population and community ecology.
James F. Hancock
Physiological and evolutionary genetics of plants.
Andrew M. Jarosz
Evolutionary ecology of plant-pathogen interactions.
Daniel E. Keathley
Tissue culture and molecular genetics.
Richard K. Kobe
Jennifer A. Lau
Evolution and community ecology.
Ecology and evolution of phytoplankton, community ecology, aquatic ecology.
Carolyn M. Malmström
Ecosystem & landscape dynamics, restoration ecology, remote sensing.
Peter G. Murphy
L. Alan Prather
Plant systematics and evolution of floral morphology.
Plant systematics and molecular evolution.
Douglas W. Schemske
Speciation; mechanisms of adaptation.
Evolution of Genomes.
Sieglinde S. Snapp
Managed ecosystems and agricultural ecology.
R. Jan Stevenson
Algal ecology; aquatic ecology; environmental science.
Plant functional ecology and evolution, community ecology, tropical biology.
Insect ecology, chemical ecology, biocontrol.
Frank W. Telewski
Developmental tree ecophysiology.
Michael B. Walters
Functional ecology of plants; forest community ecology.
Quaternary paleoenvironments; plant geography; people-environment; paleoethnobotany.
Maren L. Friesen
Legume-rhizobium symbiosis, ecological and evolutionary genomics, plant-microbiome interactions, coevolution.
Robert A. Haack
Plant-insect interactions; invasion ecology; conservation biology.
Karen L. Klomparens
Plant host/parasite relations, electron microscopy.
David W. MacFarlane
Forest measurements and modeling.
Ralph E. Taggart
Botany, paleobotany, palynology.
Richard E. Triemer
Algal cell biology, phylogeny and systematics.