Welcome to Katie Klimpel and Rory Greenhalgh!
Katie Klimpel and Rory Greenhalgh, both Ph.D. students in Genetics, joined the lab this year! Katie comes from UW Madison, where she earned her B.S. in Genetics with research mentor Xuehua Zhong, investigating epigenetic mechanisms in Arabidopsis thaliana. Rory comes from UC Davis, where he earned his B.S. in Biotechnology with research mentor Pamela Ronald, investigating peptide signaling in Oryza sativa ‘Kitaake’. Warm welcome to Rory and Katie!