College of Arts and Sciences

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Associate Professor


  • Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany, 1983, B.S. (biology)
  • Liebig University, Giessen, Germany, 1989, M.S. (biology)
  • Liebig University, Giessen, Germany, 1990, B.S. (geology)
  • Liebig University, Giessen, Germany, 1992, Ph.D. (biology)

Other Information

Dr. Peters specializes in plant cell and developmental biology, focusing on the biomechanics of cells and organs, and the long-distance transport of photoassimilates in the phloem. He also has a research program in ecology, studying mollusks on tropical coasts. For details, see his publications

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