Leslie R. Goertzen
Associate Professor & Director, John D. Freeman Herbarium



Office Location:  
313 Rouse Life Sciences Bldg. 

Mailing Address:
101 Rouse Life Sciences Bldg. 
Auburn University, AL 36849
Tel: (334) 844-1637
Fax: (334) 844-1645
Email Leslie R. Goertzen


PhD – Texas (2001)

MSc – UBC (1996)

BSc – Université d'Ottawa (1992)





Plant evolutionary biology including systematics, phylogeny, molecular evolution and genomics.





Wang Z, Hu H, Goertzen LR, McElroy JS and Dane F. 2014. Analysis of the Citrullus colocynthis Transcriptome during Water Deficit Stress. PLoS ONE 9(8): e104657.

Dane F, Li X, Kocot, K, and Goertzen LR. 2013. Comparative Analysis of the Transcriptome of Castanea pumila var. pumila. Acta Horticulturae 1019: 55–60.

Hansen CJ, Pancake, DC and Goertzen LR. 2013. Vascular Plant Flora of the Solon Dixon Forestry Education Center, Alabama. Paysonia 2: 1–28.

Hansen, CJ.  and LR. Goertzen. 2012.  Psora icterica (Lecanorales, Psoraceae), a new and interesting disjunction confirmed in Alabama. Opuscula Philolichenum 11: 49–51.

Zwack PJ,  Shi X. Robinson R, Gupta S, Compton M, Gerken D, Goertzen LR and Rashotte AM.  2012. Vascular Expression Patterns Are Conserved across Evolutionarily Distinct Lineages of Cytokinin Response Factors. Plant Cell Physiol. 53: 1683–1695.





Undergraduate

Graduate

Plant Systematics - BIOL 5120 Plant Systematics - BIOL 6120
Organismal Biology - BIOL 1030 Phylogenetics - BIOL 7970


Last updated: 10/24/2014