Plant and Microbial Biology Seminar: "Can we structure the microbiome of Arabidopsis thaliana?"

Plant and Microbial Biology Seminar: "Can we structure the microbiome of Arabidopsis thaliana?"

Feb 27
12 - 1 p.m.
Barker Hall
101
Speaker: 
Joy Bergelson
Sponsored by: 
Plant and Microbial Biology, Department of
Description: 
Joy Bergelson is the Chair of the Department of Ecology and Evolution at the University of Chicago. Her research is focused on interactions between the host plant, Arabidopsis thaliana, and the community of bacteria that inhabit it. Her lab is interested in understanding how the ecology of these interactions shapes evolutionary trajectories, and how evolutionary change in turn impacts ecology....