The Department of Plant Biology, Ecology, and Evolution consists of eight collaborative faculty focusing on plant systems from the molecule to the ecosystem. Our externally funded research programs are supported by state-of-the-art core facilities for NGS of DNA and RNA, protein mass spectrometry, bioinformatics, light and electron microscopy, and biophysical studies.
Oklahoma State University is Oklahoma’s land grant research university, with a system-wide student population exceeding 38,000, of whom more than 23,000 are enrolled at its main campus in Stillwater. The University offers 91 programs of study leading to a bachelor’s degree, 70 master’s degree programs, and 46 doctoral degree programs. OSU’s main campus in Stillwater (pop. ~50,000) is equidistant to both the Tulsa and Oklahoma City metropolitan areas, and offers a range of large city amenities while maintaining the charm of a smaller community. Stillwater offers affordable housing and excellent schools, and has been ranked as one of America’s safest cities.