David Baum

Professor

Department of Botany

430 Lincoln Drive

University of Wisconsin

Madison, WI 53706-1381

 

Office: 340 Birge Hall
Phone:
(608) 265-5385/7929

Fax: (608) 262-7509
Email:
dbaum@wisc.edu

 

 

 

 

 

 

Educational Background:

 

BA Botany, Oxford University, 1985

 

PhD Evolutionary & Population Biology, Washington University, 1991

 

Research Interests:

 

Plant evolution and developmental genetics; Conceptual issues in systematics and evolutionary biology; Origin of life

 

Administrative Roles

 

Co-chair, Evolution Coordinating Committee of the J. F. Crow Institute for the Study of Evolution.

Interim Associate Director for Students, Wisconsin Institute for Discovery

 

Advising:

 

I currently mainly accept graduate students through the Botany graduate program. However, I have also taken in students through the Plant Breeding/Plant Genetics and Genetics programs.  Prospective students interested in the relative merits of these three programs should contact me.

 

 

 

 

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