Erich Grotewold starts as BMB Chair this August

Erich Grotewold starts as BMB Chair this August

Erich Grotewold will start as BMB Chair on August 16th. Erich is currently a professor in the Department of Molecular Genetics and Director of the Center for Applied Plant Sciences at The Ohio State University. His research group is interested in establishing the structure of plant regulatory networks and understanding the mechanisms underlying combinatorial gene regulation. Erich will be assuming the role as BMB Chair following Acting Chair Bill Henry, who stepped in for Tom Sharkey (department chair since 2008) earlier this year.