Biological systematics is the study of the diversification of living forms, both past and present, and the relationships among living things through time. Systematics, in other words, is used to understand the evolutionary history of life on Earth.
Our students and post-docs volunteer their time to help middle school students learn about plants.
Alumni - Steve Franks
Alumni Steve Franks is an associate professor at Fordham University in NY.
Grad Student - Marziyeh Haghighat
Principles of Plant Biology lab course taught by graduate student Marziyeh Haghighat.
Grad Student - Uma Nagendra
Uma Nagendra is the overall winner of 2014 “Dance Your Ph.D.” contest. You can find out more in the Science Magazine here: http://news.sciencemag.org/people-events/2014/11/dance-your-ph-d-winner-announced
Alumni - Elise Bartelme
Alumna Elise Bartelme teaching a Plant Biology lab course.