Department of Biology & Earth Science
PhD (ABD) Crop Science, mi. Genetics, North Carolina State University
B.S. Plant Biology, Ohio State University
Erin helps keep laboratory courses in Biology and Earth Science running smoothly. She does preparatory work, classroom set-up, and keeps the teaching laboratories and research projects stocked with media and supplies from the departmental stockroom. Erin is also found working in the department’s greenhouses. Her research experience includes laboratory work mapping human muscular disorders, technical work sequencing loblolly pine EST’s, and doctoral research using AFLP’s to analyze the population structure of a medicinal plant being analyzed for conservation and propagation possibilities.