Meet the Faculty

Eric Johnson

Eric Johnson

Associate Professor of Biology
Chair of Biology, Supervisor of the Greer
Center Greenhouse


Degrees Held

B.A., Southern Illinois University, Carbondale
Ph.D., University of British Columbia

Office Location: 101 Blocker Hall
Phone: 757-455-3248
Email: ejohnson@vwu.edu
Department/s:
- Biology

Karen Renzaglia, Renee Lopez-Smith and Eric Johnson, 2015. Callose is localized to a spore special wall prior to sporopollenin deposition in the developing tetrad of the liverwort Sphaerocarpos michelii. Planta,241: 615-627. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00425-014-2199-7

Eric Johnson, Reinhard Jetter, and Geoffrey Wasteneys.  2014. A rapid induction of the triterpenoid pathway in Arabidopsis thaliana mesophyll protoplasts. Biotechnology Letters 36: 855-858. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10529-013-1427-8

Eric Johnson.  2012. A profile of the expression of a metabolic gene cluster in Arabidopsis (PhD dissertation).  UBC’s Digital Repository: Electronic Theses and Dissertations.  Available online at: https://circle.ubc.ca/handle/2429/42802

Scott Schuette and Eric Johnson. 2010. Sphaerocarpos michelii Bellardi (Sphaerocarpaceae) New in Illinois.  Evansia 27:1. Available online at: http://www.bioone.org/doi/abs/10.1639/0747-9859-27.1.34?journalCode=evia

Wesleyan Welcomes High School Biology Students

Honors students from Nansemond-Suffolk Academy study microscopy at VWC on Oct. 29