Katrien Devos looking at switchgrass in greenhouse

Faculty Recognition

Katrien Devos receives UGA Creative Research Medal

Caitlin Conn portrait in lab

Postdoc Recognition

Caitlin Conn receives NSF Postdoctoral Fellowship

University of Georgia researcher John Burke


UGA researchers part of an international team that has published the first sunflower genome sequence

The mission of the Plant Center is to enhance the tradition of outstanding research in plant science at the University of Georgia.  It achieves its purpose by fostering and supporting interactions among those members of the UGA research community who share common interests in:

  • The organization, evolution and function of plant genomes,
  • The growth, development and biotic/abiotic interactions of plants, and
  • The improvement and production of plants for agricultural or industrial uses.

The Plant Center at UGA

1 week 3 days ago

Plant Center member Kelly Dawe and team exploring the genetic diversity of corn with leading edge technology!

The Plant Center at UGA

2 weeks 2 days ago

The great detective story! (Scott Jackson)