Genetics & Biotech Faculty

Primary Faculty


Genetics & Biotech:
Primary Faculty
5132 LSB
2-4553
john_chaston@byu.edu

Research Interests:

Genetic determinants of host-microbe interactions; metagenomics
Genetics & Biotech:
Primary Faculty
5134 LSB
(801) 422-5145
craig_coleman@byu.edu

Research Interests:

Plant molecular genetics and biotechnology
Genetics & Biotech:
Primary Faculty
4105-B LSB
(801) 422-7279
rick_jellen@byu.edu

Research Interests:

Genetics of native American crops (quinoa, amaranth, kiwicha, etc.), polyploid cytogenetics, crop genetic resource conservation, cytogenetics of oat (Avena sativa) and related species
Genetics & Biotech:
Primary Faculty
5144 LSB
(801) 422-8698
jeff_maughan@byu.edu

Research Interests:

Plant genetics, Genetic marker analysis, Transgenic plants and gene expression
Genetics & Biotech:
Primary Faculty
5131 LSB
(801) 422-4032
mikel_stevens@byu.edu

Research Interests:

Tomato and quinoa disease resistance genetics research, Quinoa molecular genetic studies, Wild indigenous species genetic research, Invasive species control studies, Molecular techniques in plant breeding research, Molecular techniques in plant diversity studies
Genetics & Biotech:
Primary Faculty
5133 LSB
(801) 422-9307
jaudall@byu.edu

Research Interests:

Plant Genetics and Plant Breeding, University of Wisconsin, 2003. Plant genetics, Genomics and gene expression, Genome evolution in plants

Secondary Faculty


Genetics & Biotech:
Secondary Faculty
4125 LSB
(801) 422-4220
zachary_aanderud@byu.edu

Research Interests:

Impacts of environmental and resource variability on ecosystem services, consequences of disturbance (e.g., fire and exotic invasion) on plant-soil-microbial interactions, applications of phyto- and bioremediation.
Genetics & Biotech:
Secondary Faculty
2123 LSB
(801) 422-2421
phil_allen@byu.edu

Research Interests:

Ecological restoration, Seed biology, Landscape management
Genetics & Biotech:
Secondary Faculty
4123 LSB
(801) 422-2369
brad_geary@byu.edu

Research Interests:

Endophytes in plants, Seed germination and survival of native Utah plants, Potato disease control, Quinoa disease control
Genetics & Biotech:
Secondary Faculty
5130 LSB
(801) 422-5603
loreen_woolstenhulme@byu.edu

Research Interests:

Plant ecology, Conservation biology, Ecological genetics
Genetics & Biotech:
Secondary Faculty
4124 LSB
(801) 422-5725
stclair@byu.edu

Research Interests:

Plant physiological ecology, biochemistry, ecological genomics