Susan Whitehead

Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences

  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, Entomology, Cornell University, 2015 - 2016
  • Ph.D., Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Colorado, 2013
  • B.A., Biology, Oberlin College, 2001

 

The Whitehead Lab Website

 

Major Field of Interest

Evolutionary Ecology of Plant Interactions

Current Research

  1. Plant evolutionary responses to multi-species interactions
  2. Chemical ecology of seed dispersal and fruit defense
  3. Domestication and plant defense
  4. Agricultural applications of chemical ecology
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  • swhitehead@vt.edu
  • 408 Latham Hall (MC 0309)
    220 Ag Quad Lane
    Blacksburg, VA 24061