Dr. Soren Brauner, Professor

Dr. Soren Brauner

Professor of Biology
Building: 
Kettering Science Building
Office Number: 
322
Phone: 
419.289.5275

Bio

  • Joined Ashland University in 1986 and teaches courses in plants and civilization, molecular and cellular basis of life, general botany, genetics, advanced genetics, environmental science seminar and issues in environmental science
  • Area of expertise is in plant genetics and evolution and recent work has involved the use of DNA markers as tools for genetic analysis in wild plants and in garden pea
  • Current research that involves students is examining genetic variation in populations of invasive reed canary grass in our 300-acre Black Fork Wetland Preserve



Education

University of California at Davis, Ph.D. in Genetics
University of California at Santa Barbara, M.A. in Botany and B.A. in Environmental Biology

Courses Taught

Biology 201- Cellular and Molecular Basis of Life
Biology 207- General Botany
Biology 303- Genetics
Biology 480- Evolution
EVS 200- Environmental Science Seminar

I work in...

Biology and Toxicology at Ashland University

When you choose a Biology Science major at Ashland University, you join a program on the cutting edge of scientific exploration with outstanding facilities and research equipment, access to five local nature preserves, strong... Read More

Events

Mar
19
Talk from Dr. Barb Schmidt-Rinehart and Foreign Language Honors Reception...Read more
Mar
22
Along with free performances by area high school jazz ensembles...Read more
Mar
24
Rebecca Young of Sherwood, Oregon presents her junior vocal recital...Read more
Mar
24
In celebration of Music in Our Schools Month, the Ashland...Read more