Plant Chemical Ecology
Faculty in the Plant Biology graduate program with research interests in Plant Chemical Ecology
Jared AliBehavior and chemical ecology of multi-trophic interactions, including plant responses to below-ground herbivory and nematode. Insect community ecology, chemical ecology, and coevolution. Trophic cascades, above- and below-ground interactions, chemotaxis of soil nematodes, and evolution of plant defense strategies.
Assistant Professor of Entomology
Seogchan KangGenetic and cellular mechanisms underpinning plant-fungal interactions with Arabidopsis thaliana and Fusarium oxysporum as a model system. Molecular genetics and comparative genomics of fungal plant pathogens. Bioinformatics.
Professor, Department of Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology