Current Members

Elizabeth Frick

Graduate Student, Plant Biology Program
NIFA-AFRI Graduate Research Fellow
Catherine M. Lineman Scholar


Project:  Mechanisms of auxin biosynthesis


Sam Powers

Graduate Student, Plant and Microbial Biosciences Program
Danforth Plant Science Fellow

Project:  Molecular basis of IBA-to-IAA metabolism and ARF protein interactions

Linda Small


Linda is our lead technician. She works on several different research projects, trains new lab members, and basically keeps the lab running.

Kenny Buyle

Ph.D. Student 2009-Present

B.A. from Benedictine College, 2008

Jessica Hoy

Ph.D. Student 2006-Present

B.A. from SUNY-Binghamton 2006