Plant Biology contacts
233 Emerson Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853
Chair: William Crepet
Section administrative support: djj55 [at] cornell.edu (Dayna Jorgenson)
Administrative manager: lal262 [at] cornell.edu (Leslie Larsen)
Director of Graduate Studies:mjs298 [at] cornell.edu ( Michael Scanlon)
Phone: 607- 254-1156
Graduate Field Assistant:kpg2 [at] cornell.edu ( Karin Jantz)
Tenured and Tenure-track Faculty, Senior Research Associates, Senior Extension Associates, and Senior Lecturers
These faculty have primary affiliations with other SIPS sections and Cornell units or with USDA-ARS
Staff members support research scientists, maintain greenhouses and research fields, and manage administrative functions
Plant Biology News
Researchers studying statistics applications in systems biology and next-generation wireless technology are among the nine Cornell faculty members who’ve received National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development Awards.
A new study identifies the genetic underpinnings for why broccoli heads become abnormal when it’s hot, providing insight into effects of climate-induced warming for all crops and pointing the way for breeding heat-resistant new varieties.