New faculty member

October 16, 2014

Rob Gardner is a new faculty member at the WCROC, a joint position with the Dept of Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering. He joins us as an Assistant Professor of Renewable Energy Systems and Sustainability.  

When most people think of farming, they imagine fields planted with food crops such as corn and soybeans or biofuel crops like canola or camelina. When scientist Rob Gardner thinks about farming, he thinks about microbes that can be adapted to create renewable, sustainable biofuel sources.