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Michigan State University

MSU-DOE Plant Research Laboratory

East Lansing, MI

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Overview

Michigan State University / MSU-DOE Plant Research Laboratory is located in East Lansing, MI, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Plant biology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Cellular and molecular biology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Biochemistry and molecular biology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Microbiology and molecular genetics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Crop and soil sciences
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Genetics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Plant physiology

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Laboratory rotation, defense of dissertation

Admissions

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Acceptance into one of the affiliated department programs; 3 letters of recommendation; bachelor's degree or equivalent in life sciences, chemistry, biochemistry, or biophysics; research experience

Faculty

11
Total faculty
Full-time - 11
Part-time - 0
Male (8)
Female (3)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Role of hormones in the regulation of plant development and physiology, molecular mechanisms associated with signal recognition, development and application of genetic methods and materials, protein routing and function
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
7,569,268

Location & Contact

Address East Lansing, MI  48824
United States
Contact Dr. Michael Thomashow
Director
Email: thomash6@msu.edu
Phone: 517-353-2270
Fax: 517-353-9168