Research

Rapid climate change is the largest threat to natural forests and their ecosystems, therefore genomic information is key to understand the capacity of natural populations to adapt to new environmental conditions and diseases, and to develop effective conservation and management…

News

August 2020- Our new Epigenomics project was featured by the American Association for Advancement of Science (AAAS): “Forest geneticist receives $810,000 grant to study disease resistance in sugar pines”, by Science Magazine and by NAU News. August 2020- Our epigenomics…

Opportunities

Currently looking for a postdoctoral researcher for our newly funded NIFA project on epigenomics of disease resistance We are also recruiting undergraduates! Contact Dr. De La Torre at Amanda.de-la-torre@nau.edu for more information. Interested in genomic research in tree species? Join…