Expertise

Aging

Animal Genomics

Autophagy

Bacterial pathogenesis

Biochemistry and molecular biology of biotin and biotin-containing enzymes

Bioinformatics

Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

Biomedical Research

Biosynthetic and regulatory genetic networks of metabolic traits

Comparative Medical Genetics

Developmental Genetics

Evolutionary and Ecological Genetics and Genomics

evolutionary quantitative genetics

Gene Editing

Gene function prediction

genome evolution

genomics

kinesin motor proteins

Maize genetics

Metabolomics

Microbiology

Microtubule dynamics and function

molecular ecology

Muscle Physiology

Oxidative Stress

Pathogenesis of the secretory system

placental development

Plant Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Plant Biology

Plant Cell Biology

Plant Genetics

  • Research Geneticist, USDA-ARS - Affiliate Professor

Plant Genomics

  • Research Geneticist, USDA-ARS - Affiliate Professor
  • Professor, Pioneer Distinguished Chair in Maize Breeding

Plant Virology

Plant-Microbe Interactions

  • Research Geneticist, USDA-ARS - Affiliate Professor

Quantitative Genetics

  • Professor, Pioneer Distinguished Chair in Maize Breeding

Regulation of plant lipid metabolism

Regulatory networks surrounding cell migration and programmed cell death

Scholarship of teaching and learning

Soybean breeding and genetics

soybean functional genomics

transcriptional regulation

Vascular Morphogenesis

Zebrafish Developmental Genetics