Professor of Plant Biology Jim Leebens-Mack was recognized as one of three UGA plant scientists who were named as AAAS fellows. Dr. Leebens-Mack was named an AAAS fellow for his contributions to plant evolutionary biology and comparative genomics. See more HERE.
Alumnus - Jenny Cruse-Sanders
Alumnus Jenny Cruse-Sanders is the Director of the State Botanical Garden of Georgia.
Research - Helianthus Seedlings
Helianthus annuus seedlings
Alumnus - Steve Franks
Alumnus Steve Franks is a professor at Fordham University in NY.
Faculty Retreat at the The Ridges Resort (2017).
Research - Sweet Potato
Plants used in a study aimed at reconstructing evolutionary relationships in the sweet potato species complex.