Careers of Graduates

Since 2002, 62 students have completed the graduate program in either Plant Biology or Plant & Microbial Biosciences:

•       18 are college or university faculty

•       8 are academic research scientists

•       6 are postdoctoral researchers

•       17 are industry scientists

•       5 are government scientists (UN, NSF, USDA, EPA, KRIBB)

•       2 work in science publishing and communications

•       3 work in education and outreach

•       2 are consultants

•       1 is in patent law/tech transfer

Alumni to Contact

• Jeffrey Cameron (2011; Pakrasi Lab) Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry and Fellow, Renewable & Sustainable Energy Institute, University of Colorado-Boulder - Jeffrey.C.Cameron@colorado.edu

• Ashley Galant (2011; Jez Lab) Maltster, Busch Agricultural Resources, Moorhead, MN - ashley.galant@anheuser-busch.com

• Amelia Nguyen (2016; Pakrasi Lab) Presidential Management Fellow, US Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC - nguyen.amelia@epa.gov

• Sarah Tucker (2010; Pickard Lab) Scientist, Bayer Crop Science, St. Louis, MO - sarah.lynn.tucker@bayer.com