The TPS graduate program is a unique interdisciplinary PhD program designed to provide students with the in-depth research and practical experience necessary to become the next generation of global leaders in sustainable agricultural biotechnology. 


Recent News

March 8, 2021

Written by TPS PhD candidate Zach Konkel

COVID-19 has transformed the world in myriad ways. I owe empathy and respect to the people I do and don’t see affected by the disease. Perhaps in a…

January 19, 2021

Written by TPS Fellow Alex Turo

Times being what they are, it’s important to have not just the right information in front of you, but also to have it in a way you enjoy consuming. Enter…

January 14, 2021
In Memoriam Fred Robert (‘Bob’) Tabita

We are deeply saddened by the passing of our esteemed colleague, Dr. Bob Tabita. He leaves behind a robust scientific legacy that will continue…

December 31, 2020

Photo: The first vaccinations being administered at The Ohio State University on December 14th, 2020.

Earlier this month the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine was approved in the EU and the US with…

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Ye Xia
Department of Plant Pathology
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Department of Horticulture and Crop Science, Department of Molecular Genetics
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Department of Horticulture and Crop Science
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Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry