People

Faculty

Photograph of Rajeev Arora
Professor
Plant Hardiness
Photograph of Diane Bassham
Professor, Walter E. and Helen Parke Loomis Professor of Plant Physiology
Plant Cell Biology, Plant Physiology, Plant Stress Responses
Photograph of Thomas Baum
Professor, Department Chair
Plant-Parasites
Photograph of Philip Becraft
Professor
Plant Development Biology
Photograph of Madan Bhattacharyya
Professor
Plant Molecular Biology
Photograph of Ludovico Cademartiri
Assistant Professor
Soil Studies
Photograph of Nick Christians
Professor
Herbicides
Photograph of Shui-zhang Fei
Associate Professor
Crop Hardiness
Photograph of Michelle Graham
Collaborator
Research Geneticist
Photograph of David Hannapel
Professor
Developmental Biology
Photograph of Emily Heaton
Assistant Professor
Biomass Crop Production
Photograph of Stephen H. Howell
Professor
Stress Response in Plants
Photograph of Matthew Hufford
Assistant Professor
Plant Evolutionary Biologist
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Plant Development Biology
Photograph of Young-Jin Lee
Associate Professor
Mass Spectrometry
Ling Li
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Associate Scientist
Plant Metabolism, Systems Biology, Plant Genetics and Molecular Biology
Gustavo MacIntosh
Associate Professor
Insect-Plant Interactions, RNA metabolism
Photograph of Michael Muszynski
Assistant Professor
Plant Genetic Networks
Photograph of Alan Myers
Professor
Plant Functional Genomics
Photograph of Basil Nikolau
Frances M. Craig Professor
Biochemistry
Dr. Reuben Peters photo
Professor
(di)terpenoid natural products
Photograph of Thomas Peterson
Professor, Pioneer Chair in Maize Molecular Genetics
Plant Transposon Biology
Photograph of Patrick Schnable
C.F. Curtiss Distinguished Professor , Iowa Corn Endowed Chair in Genetics , Director, Plant Sciences Institute, Director, Center for Plant Genomics, Baker Scholar of Agricultural Entrepreneurship
Genomics, Phenomics, Bioinformatics
Photograph of Paul Scott
Assistant Professor
Research Geneticist
Photograph of Jackie Shanks
Professor
Metabolic Engineering for Biorenewable Chemicals
Photograph of Martin H. Spalding
Professor, Associate Dean
Plant Molecular Biology
Photograph of Erik W. Vollbrecht
Associate Professor
Plant Genomics
Photograph of Robert S. Wallace
Associate Professor
Plant Systematics
Dr. Justin W Walley photo
Assistant Professor
Plant-Microbe Interactions, Systems Biology, Proteomics
Photograph of Kan Wang
Professor
Plant Biotechnology
Distinguished Professor
Plant Genome Evolution
Photograph of Mark Wstgate
Professor
Crop Physiology
Professor
Molecular Plant Pathology
Dr. Eve Syrkin Wurtele photo
Professor
Plant Metabolic Biology, Computational Biology
This is a picture of Dr. Marna Yandeau-Nelson
Assistant Professor
Plant Genetics and Molecular Biology
Photograph of Bing Yang
Associate Professor
Plant Genomics
Photograph of Yanhai Yin
Associate Professor
Plant Molecular Biology, Plant Development Biology
Photograph of Jianming Yu
Associate Professor and Distinguished Chair in Maize Breeding
Plant Breeding, Qualitative Genetics, Genomics
Photograph of Olga Zabotina
Associate Professor
Plant Cell Wall Structure

Student

Graduate Assistant-Research
Biotechnology
Elizabeth Chatt photo
Graduate Assistant-Research
Metabolomics
Xingji Chen, shot in 2015
Graduate Assistant-Research
Plant Biology
Xinyu Fu Photo
Graduate Student, Dr. Basil Nikolau
Plant Metabolism, Plant Physiology
Bryan Gontarek photo
Graduate Assistant-Teaching
Maize Endosperm Molecular Genetics
Photograph of Sarah Hill-Skinner
Graduate Research Assistant
Maize Genetics
Photograph of Jason Jareczek
Student
Plant Biology
Hao Jiang photo
Graduate Assistant-Teaching
Molecular biology
Bliss Kernodle photo
Graduate Student, Dr. Steve Whitham
Plant Molecular Biology
Graduate Assistant-Research
Plant Biology
Graduate Assistant-Research
Turfgrass Science
Maxwell R McReynolds photo
Graduate Assistant-Research
Plant Biology
Photograph of Nathan Reem
Graduate Research Assistant
Plant Molecular Biology
Weijia Su photo
Graduate Assistant-Research, Graduate Assistant-Teaching
Genetics
 Jie Tang photo
Graduate Assistant-Research
Autophagy
Photograph of Elizabeth Trecker
Research Associate
Plant Molecular Biology
Zhouli Xie photo
Graduate Student, Dr. Yanhai Yin
Genetics and Molecular Biology
Photograph of Xing Xu
Postdoctoral Research Associate
Plant Molecular Biology

Alumni

Photograph of Nicholas Boersma
Professional & Scientific
Biomass Crop Production
Brice Floyd photo
Graduate Research Assistant
Plant Cell Biology, Autophagy
Abbagail L Johnson photo
Graduate Assistant-Research, Dr. Kan Wang
Agrobacterium tumefaciens, Non-coding RNA.
 Xuan Lu photo
Research Assistant
Plant Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Graduate Student
Plant Biology
Graduate Assistant-Teaching
Plant Cell Biology