Breeding and Genetics

Gail Taylor

  • Distinguished Professor and John B Orr Endowed Professor in Environmental Plant Sciences and Chair of the Department of Plant Sciences
  • Faculty
  • Department Chair
  • Plant Sciences Executive Committee - Chair
Plant adaptation to a changing climate, genetics and genomics of leafy salad crops, non-food woody biomass crops for bioenergy. Sustainability, ecosystem services, plants and the Sustainable Development Goals.
1210 PES
UC Davis, One Shields Ave, Davis CA 95616

Dina Ann St. Clair

  • Professor Plant Breeding and Genetics
  • Faculty
Plant breeding, genetics and genomics of quantitative traits; quantitative genetics; use of wild species in crop and germplasm improvement; QTL introgression; marker-assisted selection and genomics in breeding.
114 ASMUNDSON
UC Davis, One Shields Ave, Davis CA 95616

Steven J. Knapp

  • Professor and Director of the Strawberry Breeding Program
  • Faculty
Breeding, genetics, and genomics of strawberry, quantitative genetics, marker-assisted selection, and genomic selection
112 ROBBINS
UC Davis, One Shields Ave, Davis CA 95616