Scott Gevaert completed his PhD in Plant Biology at UGA in 2011. Today, he is the Program Coordinator and Lead Instructor for the Life Science Lab Assistant Certificate Program at St. Louis Community College. This program trains students to be entry-level lab technicians in biotechnology, through topics such as centrifugation, DNA extraction, PCR, and spectrophotometry.
Our students and post-docs volunteer their time to help middle school students learn about plants.
Grad Student - Marziyeh Haghighat
Principles of Plant Biology lab course taught by graduate student Marziyeh Haghighat.
Grad Student - Jeffrey Cannon
Graduate student Jeffery Cannon during a field exercise for a Wildland Firefighter Course in Nashville, GA.
Alumni - Jenny Cruse-Sanders
Alumni Jenny Cruse-Sanders is director of research and conservation at the Atlanta Botanical Garden.
Undergraduates - Donovan Lab
Donovan lab undergraduates Hiral, Chinyere, Kaleigh and Breanna presenting research at the Evolution 2014 Conference.