Quentin Cronk

Faculty Profile

Faculty Profile


The study of plant form using the techniques of comparative genomics, molecular developmental biology and evolutionary biology.

Contact Information

Rm 222, the Biodiversity Research Centre (Mailing Address: 3156 Biological Sciences Building, 6270 University Blvd. Vancouver, BC. V6T 1Z4)
Rm 255, the Biodiversity Research Centre

Team Members

Graduate students (PhD)

Julia Nowak - polarity and evolution of leaves
Xinxin Xue - molecular basis of evolutionary shifts in flower colour
Sæmundur Sveinsson - evolutionary studies in Lathyrus

Postdoctoral Researchers

Armando Geraldes - population genomics of black cottonwood trees (Populus trichocarpa)
Charles Hefer - bioinformatics and genomics, POPCAN project (Douglas lab)
Daisie Huang - evolutionary genomics of Salicaceae, POPCAN project
Ji Yong Yang - evolutionary population studies

Associated researchers

Diana Percy - plant insect interactions
Jack Fisher (Honorary Professor in the Department of Botany) - plant anatomy