Rachel Baschieri, PhD student

Rachel Baschieri is a PhD student at Oregon State Unversity’s Department of Botany and Plant Pathology. Rachel earned a BSc in Horticultural Sciences at Unversity of Florida before joining the lab. Rachel’s reseach focuses on identifying the genes behind natural diversity in sorghum inflorescences through quantitative genetics, combined with physiological experiments with hormones to effect inflorescence shape and size.