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Meet the Faculty: Tara Phelps-Durr

Meet the Faculty: Tara Phelps-Durr

Tara Phelps-Durr, an associate professor of biology, finds that science offers you an opportunity to be very creative. Her research, which is done in collaboration with undergraduate students, includes analyzing genes that control development in plants. Closed captioned version.


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