Dr. Lauren Ruane, Assistant Professor

PhD Harvard University
BS   Tufts University

Office: Forbes Hall 1016
Phone: (757) 594-0838
Email: lauren.ruane@cnu.edu

Teaching Areas

BIOL 111: Plants and People

BIOL 213: Principles of Biology III

BIOL 308: Plant Biology

BIOL 328: Island Biology and Experimental Design

BIOL 499: Food & Sustainable Agriculture

Research Interests

  • Reproductive ecology and population dynamics of rare and endangered species
  • Local adaptation of plants to extreme environments
  • Multiple paternity and sexual conflict in plants
  • Relationship between plants and mycorrhizal fungi
Dr. Lauren Ruane