The Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences

Plant ecophysiology

Faculty in the Plant Biology graduate program with research interests in Plant ecophysiology

David Eissenstat
Professor of Woody Plant Physiology, Department of Ecosystem Science and Management

Plant physiological ecology. Root biology and physiology. Plant carbon and nutrient economies.

Gary Felton
Professor and Head, Department of Entomology

Plant-herbivore interactions. Adaptive responses of herbivores to plant defenses. Herbivore cues recognized by plants with specific focus on biochemical and molecular analysis of salivary secretions.

Jesse Lasky
Assistant Professor of Biology

Ecological & evolutionary genomics, genetic and ecophysiological basis of adaptation to environmental stress, evolutionary ecology of biological complexity

Jonathan Lynch
Distinguished Professor of Plant Nutrition, Department of Plant Science

Plant adaptation to nutrient and water stress. Global change. World hunger. Root biology.

James Tumlinson
Ralph O. Mumma Professor of Entomology
Director, Center for Chemical Ecology

Insect chemical ecology. Plant-insect interactions. Insect attractants.