Cheryld Emmons

Professor of Biology
Biology & Biochemistry
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Science Center, Room 331
I am off campus for the summer.
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  • BS: Biology Siena College
  • MS: Plant Physiology Bowling Green State University
  • PhD: Horticulture University of Florida

Courses Taught

  • BIOL 106 Field Botany
  • BIOL 130 Intro to Human Genetics
  • BIOL 226 Biostatistics
  • BIOL 322 Botany
  • BIOL 212 Principles of Genetics
  • BIOL 425 Physiological Plant Ecology
  • BIOL 315 Genetics and Evolution of Populations
  • BIOL 314 Community & Systems Biology
  • BIOL 357 Conservation Biology

Research, Publications, & Presentations

Research & Publications

  • Emmons, C.L. 2016. The Boy in the Temple: The sad tale of Louis-Charles. National Center for Case Study Teaching for Science, University at Buffalo, State University of New York. April 22, 2016.
  • Emmons, C.L. 2010. Studying Simple and Complex Traits Using Pedigrees Produced From a Large Database. Journal of Microbiology & Biology Education 11(2). ISSN: 1935-7885
  • Jakobi, S.R. and Emmons, C.L. 2009. Chinese and American x Chinese Chestnut hybrid planting. NE-1033 Biological Improvement of Chestnut through Technologies that Address Management of the Species, its Pathogens and Pests 2009 Annual Report. Pg 21.


  • American Society of Plant Biologists Master Educator Program Award 2014-15
  • Research Mentor Award Alfred University 2018

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