Department of
Plant Biology

Plant Biology Faculty

portrait of Ainsworth, Elizabeth "Lisa" Ainsworth, Elizabeth "Lisa"
USDA ARS
Adjunct Professor - Plant Biology
PEEC
lisa.ainsworth@ars.usda.gov
147 ERML
MC-051

Lab site
portrait of Berenbaum, May Berenbaum, May
Professor & Head - Entomology
Professor - Plant Biology
Swanlund Chair
PEEC
maybe@illinois.edu
216A Morrill Hall / 318B Morrill Hall
MC-118

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portrait of Bernacchi, Carl Bernacchi, Carl J
USDA ARS
Adjunct Professor - Plant Biology
carl.bernacchi@ars.usda.gov

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portrait of Chen, Li-Qing Chen, Li-Qing
Assistant Professor - Plant Biology
lqchen77@illinois.edu
1201 W. Gregory Drive, Urbana, IL 61801
MC-051

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portrait of Conroy, Jessica Conroy, Jessica
Assistant Professor - Geology; Plant Biology
PEEC
jconro@illinois.edu
Dept. of Geology, Natural History Building 3042
MC-102

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portrait of Dalling, James Dalling, James
Professor and Head - Plant Biology
(on sabbatical leave Aug 2019-July 2020)
PEEC
dalling@illinois.edu
286 Morrill Hall
MC-120

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portrait of DeLucia, Evan DeLucia, Evan H.
G. William Arends Professor of Integrative Biology
Professor - Plant Biology
Director - Institute for Sustainability, Energy, and Environment
PEEC
delucia@illinois.edu
MC-120

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portrait of Downie, Stephen Downie, Stephen R.
Professor - Plant Biology
Associate Director of Academic Affairs - School of Integrative Biology
PEEC
sdownie@illinois.edu
239 Morrill Hall
MC-120

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portrait of Heath, Katy Heath, Katy
Associate Professor - Plant Biology
PEEC
kheath@illinois.edu
249 Morrill Hall
MC-120

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portrait of Hu, Feng Sheng Hu, Feng Sheng
Dean - College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Professor - Plant Biology
Ralph E. Grim Professor of Geology
PEEC
fshu@illinois.edu
2090 Lincoln Hall
MC-120

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portrait of Lara, Mark Lara, Mark
Assistant Professor - Plant Biology
mjlara@illinois.edu
MC-120
portrait of Leakey, Andrew Leakey, Andrew D.B.
Professor and Acting Head - Plant Biology
University Scholar
PEEC
leakey@illinois.edu
1402 IGB
MC-195

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portrait of Long, Stephen Long, Stephen
Ikenberry Endowed University Chair of Crop Sciences and Plant Biology
PEEC
slong@illinois.edu
379 ERML/134 IGB
MC-051

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portrait of Marshall-Colon, Amy Marshall-Colon, Amy
Assistant Professor - Plant Biology
amymc@illinois.edu
193 ERML
MC-051

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portrait of Ming, Ray Ming, Ray
Professor - Plant Biology
rayming@illinois.edu
148 ERML
MC-051

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portrait of O'Dwyer, James O'Dwyer, James
Associate Professor - Plant Biology
PEEC
jodwyer@illinois.edu
183 Morrill Hall
MC-120

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portrait of Ort, Donald Ort, Donald R
Professor - Plant Biology
d-ort@illinois.edu
1406 IGB
MC-195

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portrait of Punyasena, Surangi Punyasena, Surangi W.
Associate Professor, Associate Head, Director of Graduate Studies - Plant Biology
PEEC
spunya1@illinois.edu
139 Morrill Hall
MC-120

Lab site
portrait of Schuler, Mary Schuler, Mary
Professor - Plant Biology; Biochemistry; Cell and Developmental Biology
Affiliate - Entomology
maryschu@illinois.edu
162 ERML
MC-051

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portrait of Yang, Wendy Yang, Wendy H.
Associate Professor - Plant Biology
PEEC
yangw@illinois.edu
639 Morrill Hall
MC-120

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Affiliates

portrait of Briskin, Donald Briskin, Donald
Professor Emeritus - Crop Sciences
Affiliate - Plant Biology
dbriskin@illinois.edu
380 NSRC
MC-637
portrait of Miller, Andrew Miller, Andrew
Principal Mycologist - Illinois Natural History Survey
Affiliate - Plant Biology
PEEC
amiller7@illinois.edu
2003 Robert Evers Lab
MC-652

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portrait of Molano-Flores, Brenda Molano-Flores, Brenda
Senior Plant Ecologist - Illinois Natural History Survey
Affiliate - Entomology; Plant Biology
molano1@illinois.edu
2012 Natural Resource Building
MC-652

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portrait of Warnow, Tandy Warnow, Tandy
Founder Professor and Associate Head - Computer Science
Affiliate - Entomology; Evolution, Ecology, and Behavior; Plant Biology
PEEC
warnow@illinois.edu
3235 Seibel Center for Computer Sciences
MC-258

Emeriti

portrait of Augspurger, Carol Augspurger, Carol
Professor Emerita - Plant Biology
PEEC
carolaug@illinois.edu
155 Morrill Hall
MC-120
portrait of Cheeseman, John Cheeseman, John M.
Professor Emeritus - Plant Biology
j-cheese@illinois.edu
MC-120

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portrait of Govindjee, Govindjee Govindjee, Govindjee
Professor Emeritus - Plant Biology
gov@illinois.edu
669 Morrill Hall
MC-120

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portrait of Huber, Steven Huber, Steven Carl
Professor Emeritus - Plant Biology
schuber1@illinois.edu
197 ERML
MC-051
portrait of Sargent, Malcolm Sargent, Malcolm
Associate Professor Emeritus - Plant Biology
malcolms@illinois.edu
MC-120
portrait of Seigler, David Seigler, David
Professor Emeritus - Plant Biology
PEEC
daveseig@illinois.edu
MC-120

Lab site
portrait of Shearer, Carol Shearer, Carol
Professor Emerita - Plant Biology
carolshe@illinois.edu
655B Morrill Hall
MC-120
portrait of Zielinski, Raymond Zielinski, Raymond
Professor Emeritus - Plant Biology
rez@illinois.edu
192 ERML
MC-051

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