PhD Field of Plant Biology
Revealing fundamental principles of plant biology and evolution
Graduate study in Cornell's Integrative School of Plant Science is organized into five Graduate Fields providing unparalleled opportunities to connect disciplines, creatively solve problems, and integrate complex systems, preparing graduates for diverse careers and futures as leaders in science and society.
Programs in the Field of Plant Biology range from the molecular/genetic investigation of fundamental plant processes and mathematical modeling of plant development to study of plant diversity and evolution. Most of the faculty advisors in the Field of Plant Biology are affiliated with the Section of Plant Biology in the School of Integrative Plant Science. The Graduate Field of Plant Biology encompasses a broad range of topics.
Graduate Field Coordinator
233 Emerson Hall
Email: kpg2 [at] cornell.edu
Director of Graduate Studies
261 Plant Science Building
Email: mjs298 [at] cornell.edu
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