Debashish BhattacharyaDepartment of Ecology, Evolution and Natural Resources, Institute of Marine and Coastal Science, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA F1000 Faculty Member (since 25 February 2004)
• 2009-present Professor, Department of Ecology, Evolution and Natural Resources, Institute of Marine and Coastal Science, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
• 2005-present Adjunct Scientist, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Biology Department
Prof. Bhattacharya received his PhD from Simon Fraser University in Burnaby, British Columbia and was a Sloan fellow with Mitch Sogin at MBL and a Humboldt Scholar in Cologne, Germany. Prior to coming to Rutgers, he was a Professor at the University of Iowa for 11 years.
Prof. Bhattacharya is a Co-Editor of the Journal of Phycology.
My lab has a long-standing interest in algal/protist evolution and genomics and specific projects include elucidating the endosymbiotic origin of photosynthetic organelles (plastids), functional genomics of 'red tide'-causing dinoflagellates, erecting the eukaryotic tree of life, and studying microRNA evolution.
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