Complete profiles of the multiple research interests of many faculty and senior academics can be found in the Faculty and Senior Academics Directory. To search for faculty in specific disciplinary areas, see lists in the various Graduate Field Concentrations.
Study plants as model organisms for understanding the basic biology of diverse evolving and living systems. Read more about some of the research themes in this area
Understand the properties of soils and the basis for soil impact on plant productivity, microbial communities, and nutrient fluxes. Read more about some of the research themes in this area
Investigate the diversity of plant-associated microbes and the evolving molecular/cellular contacts between microbes and plants. Read more about some of the research themes in this area.