Speakers

Speakers for 2022 Meeting 

 

Conservation of the CrRLK1L pathways during land plant evolution
Ueli Grossniklaus
Professor
Zurich University

Switching on or off: signaling control in stomatal development.
Juan Dong
Associate Professor
Rutgers University 

A long and hard road to finding the plasmodesmal targeting signal
Jung-Youn Lee
Professor
University of Delaware

 HD-ZIPIII transcription factors are controlled by deeply conserved START domains
Aman Husbands
Assistant professor
University of Pennsylvania

 The ethylene precursor ACC: a novel plant signal?
Caren Chang
Professor
University of Maryland

 Evolving Together, Evolving Apart: Measuring the fitness of rhizobial bacteria in and out of symbiosis with leguminous plants
Liana Burghart
Assistant Professor
Penn State University

 Why do mutualistic microbes increase susceptibility to parasites?
Corlette Wood
Assistant Professor
University of Pennsylvania 

Double DAP-seq reveals novel motifs and regulatory rules for bZIP dimers
Carol Huang
Assistant Professor
NYU 

Deployment of genome-enabled decision making in a traditional small grains breeding program
Nicholas Santantonio
Assistant Professor
Virginia Tech

Function of Mysterious Maize Ufo1 in Seed & Stress
Surinder Chopra
Professor
Penn State University

Investigation of the resistance provided by a wheat pore-forming toxin-like protein against fungal pathogens
Nidhi Rawat
Assistant Professor
University of Maryland 

An old story revisited: iron-induced metabolite secretion and rhizosphere interactions
Oliver Baars
Assistant Professor
North Carolina State University 

Boosting plant genome editing with a versatile CRISPR-Combo system
Changtian Pan
Postdoc
University of Maryland 

Exploring Development at Single Cell Resolution
Rachel Shahan
Postdoc
Duke University 

A Ca2+ sensor switch for tolerance to elevated salt stress in Arabidopsis
Leonie Steinhorst
Postdoc
Westfälische Wilhelms‐Universität Münster