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Research Projects

The Biology Greenhouse staff oversees the teaching plant collection used for labs and classes across the department, as well as helping to grow plants for faculty and staff who require plants as part of their research. Below are links to learn more about the researchers who are working with plants at the University of Pennsylvania.

 

Dr. Scott Poethig - Department of Biology, Vegetative Phase Change in Plants

Poethig Lab

 

Dr. Brent Helliker- Department of Biology, Ecology and Evolution

 

Dr. Alison Sweeney - Department of Physics & Astronomy, Molecular Evolution of Self-assembling protein structures

 

Dr. Brenda Casper - Department of Biology, Ecology and Phytoremediation

Casper Lab

 

Dr. Andrew Binns - Department of Biology, Plant Biology and Microbiology

 

Dr. Kim Gallagher - Department of Biology, Plant Biology and Developmental Biology

Gallagher Lab

 

Dr. Brian Gregory - Department of Biology, Plant Biology and Computational Biology

Gregory Lab

 

Dr. Doris Wagner - Department of Biology, Plant Biology and Genetics

Wagner Lab

 

Click here to see the full list of Biology Faculty Members and to learn about all of their research.