Department of Botany & Plant Pathology

We conduct cutting edge plant biology research, and apply that knowledge to address important societal issues, educating students and the public about plants and their global relevance.

Tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Plant Biology

The Department of Botany and Plant Pathology invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) 9-month, tenure-track Assistant Professor position.

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Graduate Student Research Celebration

Join us for our Botany and Plant Pathology Graduate Student Research Celebration event on May 10th, 2019 in the Memorial Union. There will be oral thesis proposal presentations from 12:00-5:00 pm, followed by a social and graduate research poster session from 5:30-8:00 pm.

Please register by May 1st if you are planning to attend one or both sessions.

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Get a Bachelor of Science Degree in Botany 

One degree, five options. Learn the core scientific and analytical skills surrounding botany and plant pathology, and focus your education on one of five key areas of focus.

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Graduate Programs

We offer Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degrees. Within each program, students may elect to specialize in one of eight key areas of concentration.

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Outreach and Extension

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