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Suryatapa Jha

Visiting Assistant Professor of Biology

Department: Biology
Office Address: Central Court E3
Office Phone: (909) 79502
Email: sjha@scrippscollege.edu
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Suryatapa Jha

Academic History

  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, Carnegie Institution for Science, Stanford University, 2018-2021
  • PhD in Plant Biology, University of Vermont, 2018

Areas of Expertise

Plant Science, Cell Biology, Endomembrane trafficking, Intrinsically disordered proteins, Plant - environment interactions

Selected Research and Publications

  • The Plant Cell Atlas Consortium, Jha, S.G., et al. (2021) The Plant Cell Atlas (In press, eLife)
  • Rice, S., Fryer, E., Jha, S.G., et al. (2020) The Plant Cell Atlas Consortium. First plant cell atlas workshop report. Plant Direct. https://doi.org/10.1002/pld3.271
  • Jha, S.G., Larson, E. R., Humble, J., Domozych, D.S., Barrington, D.S., Tierney, M. L. (2018) VPS26C functions in the large retromer complex and shares a conserved function with its human ortholog DSCR3 in controlling root hair growth in Arabidopsis thaliana. The Plant Journal. doi:10.1111/tpj.13880
  • Preston, J. C., Jorgensen, S. A., Jha, S. G. (2014) Functional characterization of the duplicated Suppressor of Overexpression of Constans 1-like genes in Petunia. PLoS One 9(5) e96108.

Courses Taught

  • BIOL 043