OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Strauss, Steven H.

Distinguished Professor of Forest Biotechnology, Leopold Fellow

Office Location: 
338 Richardson Hall
Phone: 
541-737-6578
541-760-7357
Fax: 
541-737-1393
Email Address: 
Specialty: 

Forest Genetics, Biotechnology

Educational Background: 
  • B.S., 1978, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
  • M.F.S., 1980, Yale University, New Haven, CT
  • Ph.D., 1985, University of California, Berkeley
Research Interests: 
Genetic engineering, genome mapping and molecular population genetics of forest trees.
Current/Recent Programs: 
  1. Genetic engineering of poplars, molecular diversity, tree genome mapping. Member of the Center for Gene Research and Biolotechnology, Molecular and Cellular Biology, and Genetics Programs.
  2. Director, Outreach in Resource Biotechnology
  3. Director, Tree Biosafety and Genomics Research Cooperative (TBGRC)
  4. Dr. Strauss is a member of the Molecular and Cellular Biology Program at OSU, where he can also serve as major professor for graduate students.
Selected Publications: 

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