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Structure and Function

Research on the structure of biological organisms or ecological systems and how they carry out biological functions. The following faculty have research programs that fall within this topic area:

 Dr. Chris Ambrose

Plant Cell Biology

Dr. Peta Bonham-Smith 

Molecular biology of plants and plant development.

Dr. Carlos de Egydio Carvalho

Molecular genetics and meiotic chromosome segregation.

Dr. Jorge Chedrese

Molecular Endocrinology and Biotechnology

Dr. Larry Fowke (emeritus)

Cell division in plants with emphasis on the regulatory molecules which control the process and the cell organelles involved, particularly microtubules.

Dr. Art Davis

Plant morphology and pollination ecology

Dr. Jack Gray

Neuroethology of insect flight.

Dr. Susan Kaminskyj 

Fungal Cell Biology and Genetics: Molecular biology of fungal growth and development.

Fungi of Saskatchewan

Dr. Vipen Sawhney

Plant development

Dr. Tracy Marchant

Environmental and hormonal regulation of body growth in fish

Dr. Som Niyogi

Aquatic Toxicology

Dr. Christopher D Todd

Plant physiology and molecular biology

Dr. Yangdou Wei

Molecular plant pathology.

Dr. Ken Wilson

Lower plant functional genomics, Algal ecophysiology and molecular biology