Jeffrey Ross-Ibarra

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Plant Sciences

Offices and Labs

262A Robbins Hall
(530) 752 1152
170 Robbins Hall
(530) 752 1041


2006 PhD Genetics University of Georgia
2000 MS Botany UC Riverside
1998 BA Botany UC Riverside

Research Interests

Evolutionary genomics of maize and its wild relatives


Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers
Dupont Young Professors Fellowship
Maize Genetics Mid-Career Award for Research Excellence

Department and Center Affiliations

Genome Center
Center for Population Biology

CBS Grad Group Affiliations

Integrated Genetics and Genomics
Plant Biology
Population Biology

Specialties / Focus

Plant Biology
  • Systematics and Evolutionary Biology
Integrated Genetics and Genomics
  • Model Plants
  • Computational Biology
  • Population and Quantitative Genetics

Graduate Groups not Housed in CBS

Horticulture and Agronomy


ECL 243 Ecological Genomics (Winter)
BIS 101 Genes & Gene Expression (Fall)


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