Affiliated Researchers: Biology

Affiliates are Penn Staters who have a connection to or an interest in the work of the Institutes of Energy and the Environment.

Displaying 139 search result(s) for Biology.

Jacqueline McLaughlin


Associate Professor of Biology, Penn State Lehigh Valley
Top research keywords: College Students, Biology, Students, Biological Sciences, Teachers

Daniel Cosgrove


Eberly Family Chair Professor, Biology
Top research keywords: Cell Wall, Expansins, Plant Cells, Cell Walls, Cucumis Sativus

Erika Machtinger


Assistant Professor, Entomology
Top research keywords: Diptera, Musca Domestica, Ticks, Muscidae, Hippoboscidae

Asher Rosinger


Assistant Professor, Biobehavioral Health
Top research keywords: Water, Food Supply, Bolivia, Household, Nutrition Surveys

Ying Gu


Professor, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Top research keywords: Cellulose Synthase, Arabidopsis, Pollen Tube, Cellulose, Microtubules

Paola C. Ferreri


Associate Professor, Ecosystem Science and Management
Top research keywords: Salvelinus Namaycush, Lake, Great Lakes, Salvelinus Fontinalis, Salmo Trutta

Jason Rasgon


Professor, Entomology
Top research keywords: Culicidae, Wolbachia, Anopheles, Culex, Malaria

Laura Weyrich


Associate Professor, Anthropology
Top research keywords: Microbiota, Ancient DNA, Soil, Microbiome, DNA

John Tooker


Professor, Entomology
Top research keywords: Insect, Herbivores, Insecta, Gall, Herbivory

Charles Anderson


Associate Professor, Biology
Top research keywords: Arabidopsis, Cell Wall, Plant Cells, Cell Walls, Cellulose

Donald Davis


Professor, Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology
Top research keywords: Ozone, Ailanthus Altissima, Ailanthus, Oak, Prunus Avium

Xuemei Huang


Associate Dean for Physician-Scientist Development, Penn State College of Medicine
Top research keywords: Parkinson Disease, Substantia Nigra, Manganese, Fingers, Parkinsonian Disorders

Mark Shriver


Professor, Anthropology
Top research keywords: Population, Skin Pigmentation, Single Nucleotide Polymorphism, African Americans, Alleles

George Perry


Associate Professor, Anthropology
Top research keywords: Primates, Genome, Rainforest, Pan Troglodytes, Lemur

Greg Krawczyk


Research Professor, Entomology
Top research keywords: Halyomorpha Halys, Grapholita Molesta, Moth, Orchards, Tortricidae

Howard Salis


Associate Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, Agricultural & Biological Engineering
Top research keywords: Ribosomes, Proteins, Machine Learning, Kinetics, RNA

Istvan Albert


Professor, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Top research keywords: Genome, Jamming, Granular Media, Microbiota, Drag

Andrew Read


Evan Pugh Professor of Biology and Entomology, Eberly Professor of Biotechnology, Biology
Top research keywords: Malaria, Parasites, Parasite, Plasmodium Chabaudi, Culicidae

Christian Huber


Assistant Professor, Biology
Top research keywords: Population, Mutation, Drosophila Melanogaster, Genetic Variation, Genomics

William Hancock


Professor, Biomedical Engineering
Top research keywords: Kinesin, Microtubules, Head, Dyneins, Kinetics

Hong Ma



Top research keywords: Arabidopsis, Genes, Magnoliopsida, Flowers, Meiosis

Margaret Byron


Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Top research keywords: Turbulence, Isotropic Turbulence, Reynolds Number, Cylinder, Refractive Index

Rudolf Schilder


Associate Professor, Entomology
Top research keywords: Alternative Splicing, RNA Precursors, Odonata, Troponin T, Muscles

Seth Bordenstein


Professor, Biology
Top research keywords: Wolbachia, Microbiota, Bacteria, Bacteriophages, Genome

James Marden


Professor, Biology
Top research keywords: Insecta, Odonata, Flight, Anisoptera (Odonata), Muscle

Mark J. Guiltinan


Professor, Plant Science
Top research keywords: Cacao, Theobroma Cacao, Zea Mays, 1,4-alpha-glucan Branching Enzyme, Endosperm

Jessica Conway


Associate Professor, Mathematics
Top research keywords: HIV, Therapy, Virus, HIV Infection, Infection

David Toews


Assistant Professor, Biology
Top research keywords: Songbirds, Hybrid Zone, Genomics, Setophaga, Plumage

Philip Bevilacqua


Professor, Chemistry
Top research keywords: Catalytic RNA, RNA, Hepatitis Delta Virus, RNA Folding, Catalysis

Ruairidh Sawers


Assistant Professor, Plant Science
Top research keywords: Zea Mays, Corn, Zea Mays Subsp. Mays, Fungi, Maize

Tanya Renner


Assistant Professor, Entomology
Top research keywords: Carnivorous Plants, Caryophyllales, Coleoptera, Harpalus, Chemical Defenses

Etya Amsalem


Associate Professor, Entomology
Top research keywords: Bees, Impatiens, Bombus, Bee, Bombus Impatiens

Katriona Shea


Alumni Professor, Biology
Top research keywords: Carduus Nutans, Carduus Acanthoides, Invasive Species, Seed, Uncertainty

Todd LaJeunesse


Professor, Biology
Top research keywords: Symbiodinium, Symbiont, Corals, Miozoa, Dinoflagellate

Ángel Ferrero-Serrano


Assistant Research Professor, Biology
Top research keywords: Oryza, Heterotrimeric GTP-binding Proteins, Heterotrimeric GTP-Binding Proteins, Droughts, Cirsium Arvense

Sandeep Prabhu


Department Head and Professor, Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences
Top research keywords: Selenium, Selenoproteins, Macrophages, Inositol Oxygenase, Inflammation

Tami Mysliwiec


Associate Professor of Biology, Division of Science (Berks)
Top research keywords: Src Homology Domains, Protein-Tyrosine Kinases, Abl Genes, Catabolite Repression, Proline

Claude dePamphilis


Professor, Biology
Top research keywords: Magnoliopsida, Genes, Gene, Genome, Plastids

Jared Ali


Associate Professor, Entomology
Top research keywords: Herbivores, Herbivore, Herbivory, Nematode, Entomopathogenic Nematodes

Roberto Iglesias-Prieto


Professor, Biology
Top research keywords: Corals, Anthozoa, Coral, Symbiodinium, Reefs