Current Faculty

Below is an alphabetical listing of Current Biology faculty. Please note you can search by first or last name. All of Biology faculty are affiliated with at least one of the four interdisciplinary graduate programs and you can limit your search to only those faculty affiliated with a particular program. In addition, you can search for only those faculty who can chair graduate student Masters or PhD committees. And you can combine these criteria to further limit your search.

Name Title Research Interests
Lynn Adler


Ecology and Evolution of Insect-Plant Interactions

Peter Alpert


Plant Ecology and Conservation Science

Madelaine E. Bartlett

Assistant Professor

Diversity of Shape and form present in flowering plants.

Tobias Baskin


Regulation of Plant Morphogenesis During Growth & Development

Magdalena Bezanilla


Molecular Mechanisms Behind Plant Cell Growth

Ana L. Caicedo

Associate Professor

Plant Molecular Evolution and Evolutionary Genomics
Samuel P. Hazen

Associate Professor

Regulatory Networks and Natural Variation in Plant Cell Wall Biosynthesis

Karen B. Searcy

Senior Lecturer/Curator

Plant Reproductive Ecology

Elsbeth Walker


Plant Development and Molecular Genetics