The Science in Our Food
39 North Innovation District Plan Unveiled
Can perennial crops advance food and ecosystem security? Perennials grow for multiple years and have long growing seasons and deep root systems that reduce soil erosion risk. We are studying how perennial plants evolve in nature and under domestication, and how they withstand dynamic environmental stresses over the course of multiple years.
Ph.D. Ecology, Evolution, and Population Biology, Washington University
MS Botany, Colorado State University
BS Botany, Miami University