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Leeann Thornton



Leeann ThorntonPhone: (609) 771-2875


Office: Biology Building, Room 119

Lab: Biology Building, Room 221, x3065

Current Courses

  • Foundations of Biological Inquiry
  • Biology of Seed Plants
  • Plant Genetics
  • Biology Senior Seminar
  • FSP: Nature on Your Plate

Research Interest

  • Plant responses to the environment
  • Cytochrome P450 regulation of plant stress responses
  • Relationship between structure and function in metabolic proteins
  • Molecular genetics of multi-gene protein families

Degrees Earned

  • B.S. – James Madison University, Biology; 1998
  • Ph.D. – Washington University in St. Louis, Plant Biology; 2004