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Dan Chitwood, Ph.D.

Research in Chitwood Lab focuses on creating a comprehensive theory of plant morphology, accounting for cellular, developmental, evolutionary, genetic, and environmental factors affecting the plant form in both land plants and the green algae.

DR. DAN CHITWOOD, PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR

Assistant Member, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center (2013-present)
Post-doc, University of California−Davis (2009-2013)
PhD, Biological Sciences, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (2004-2009)
B.S., Genetics, University of California−Davis (1999-2003)

Awards: Life Sciences Research Fellowship, Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship
University of California Regents’ Scholar

RESEARCH TEAM

Viktoriya Coneva, Postdoctoral Associate
Margaret Frank, Postdoctoral Associate
Mao Li, Postdoctoral Associate