Biological systematics is the study of the diversification of living forms, both past and present, and the relationships among living things through time. Systematics, in other words, is used to understand the evolutionary history of life on Earth.
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.
Alumni - Jenny Cruse-Sanders
Alumni Jenny Cruse-Sanders is director of research and conservation at the Atlanta Botanical Garden.
Grad Student - Uma Nagendra
Uma Nagendra is the overall winner of 2014 “Dance Your Ph.D.” contest. You can find out more in the Science Magazine here: http://news.sciencemag.org/people-events/2014/11/dance-your-ph-d-winner-announced
Undergraduates - Donovan Lab
Donovan lab undergraduates Hiral, Chinyere, Kaleigh and Breanna presenting research at the Evolution 2014 Conference.