I study how the chromatin environment (e.g. histone covalent modifications, local density of nucleosomes in chromatin) regulates transcriptional initiation and elongation in Arabidopsis thaliana and Zea mays.
Research - Sweet Potato
Plants used in a study aimed at reconstructing evolutionary relationships in the sweet potato species complex.
Alumnus - Steve Franks
Alumnus Steve Franks is a professor at Fordham University in NY.
Athens Science Cafe
Crowd at the Athens Science Café with chef Hugh Acheson, Botanical Gardens, 2015
Faculty Retreat at the The Ridges Resort (2017).
Alumnus - Jeffrey Cannon
Alumnus Jeffery Cannon during a field exercise for a Wildland Firefighter Course in Nashville, GA (2014).