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B.A. in Biology, Northeastern University, Boston
M.S. in Plant Physiology, Cornell University
Ph.D. in Plant Physiology, Cornell University
Seed Physiology/Weed Science
Mechanisms of seed dormancy
Physiological ecology of seed dormancy
Mechanisms of recalcitrant seed death
PLHL/BIOS 4444. Seed Physiology. An integrated
molecular/genetic, biochemical and physiological approach to
germination, dormancy, vigor and viability, as well as
recalcitrance and seed development.
PLHL 7067. Professional Development for Plant Scientists. An
introduction to applications of the scientific method,
navigating and evaluating the scientific literature,
manuscript & grant preparation, preparing for oral
presentations and exams, philosophy of graduate teaching and
PLHL/BIOS 7061. Plant Growth & Development. 2 - 3 weeks of
guest lectures about seed biology.
Publications | Curriculum Vitae