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What you can learn from Dr. Alex Moore's career path

Image and write-up by Nivretta Thatra

As of summer 2022, Dr. Alex Moore (she/they) is an Assistant Professor co-appointed at UBC Botany and the Faculty of Forestry. We are thrilled to be working with them! …

Nov 22 2022
Sugarsticks (Allotropa virgata) study is on the cover of New Phytologist

A study by Botany alum Dr. Qianshi Lin is featured on the cover of New Phytologist, featuring a photo of Sugarsticks (Allotropa virgata) by Gerald D. Carr (Emeritus Professor of Botany at Oregon State University). 

Lin worked with…

Nov 04 2022
UBC Botany In the News

Dr. Michelle Tseng discussed her work with UBC alum Erez Büyükyilmaz, which found warmer temps can lead to smaller butterflies: UBC study finds climate change could cause butterflies to shrink, raising pollination concerns

Photo: The…

Oct 05 2022
Dr. Robin Young looks at cell biology through a lens of equity, diversity and inclusion

Dr. Robin Young, Assistant Professor of Teaching in the Department of Biology at UBC Okanagan, takes an innovative approach towards teaching. Find out how she redefines conventional perceptions of cell biology and encourages her students to question injustices in scientific research.…

Sep 29 2022
UBC Botany In the News

Dr. Sean Graham said giant water lilies have been iconic attractions in botanical gardens since Victorian times, when they were used to attract royal patronage: …

Jul 08 2022