Professor of Botany & Founder of the Rieseberg Lab, UBC Biodiversity Research Centre

Loren Rieseberg is the founder of the Rieseberg Lab at UBC’s Biodiversity Research Centre, where he is also a professor of botany. He is a distinguished professor of biology at Indiana University and a past MacArthur Foundation fellow.

While you may already know about the bur and sunflower insights that are applied to technology, it makes them no less fascinating and valuable to share with others.

Canada Research Chair in Plant Evolutionary Genomics Loren Rieseberg discusses the current extinction crisis we are in and the devastating consequences when it comes to losing plant species.

Professor of Evolutionary Processes in Plants Loren Rieseberg discusses how losing biodiversity means more plant species locally, but less globally.