With over 80 faculty, over 200 graduate students, more than 200 academic, technical, and support staff, and close to 200 undergraduate majors, the School of Integrative Plant Science is the largest academic unit in Cornell's College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.

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SIPS Executive Committee and SIPS-wide faculty and staff

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Tenured/ tenure-track faculty, senior level research associates, extension associates, and lecturers

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Faculty Emeriti and retired academics

SIPS-wide Faculty and Academic Staff

  • Professor
    Yiqi Luo
  • Professor
    Steve Kresovich, SKRESOV [at]
    Crop Improvement Innovation Lab Director
  • Adjunct Professor
    Levon Esters 
    Feed the Future Innovation Lab Minority Serving Institutions (MSI) Partnership Advisor
  • Adjunct Professor
    Abe Strook
    Gordon L. Dibble '50 Professor in the Smith School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
  • Senior Research Associate
    Dan Katzdsk273 [at]
  • Senior Research Associate (Luo Lab)
    Lifen Jianglj289 [at]
  • Post-Doctoral Associate (Luo Lab)
    Quan Quanqq47 [at]
  • Active Learning Initiative Post-Doc
    Anna Levina, avl6 [at]
  • Active Learning Initiative Post-Doc
    Andrew Scheldorf, ads356 [at]
  • SIPS Industry Partnerships Liaison
    P. Marius Weigert, marius.weigert [at]

SIPS Section Directories

Section contact information, faculty and academics, graduate field faculty, staff, and graduate students for each SIPS Section:


Graduate Student and Postdoctoral Associations

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