TCNJ Weather Alert Update

TCNJ will resume normal operations at noon on Thursday, March 22. Administrative offices and the library will reopen at that time and afternoon classes will be held as scheduled. Classes and events before that time will not be held.

Alert Posted on March 21st, 2018 at 8:25 pm

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Leeann Thornton

Associate Professor

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Phone: (609) 771-2875


Office: Biology Building, Room 119

Lab: Biology Building, Room 220, 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