D. Christine Cargill

D. Christine (Chris) Cargill was a doctoral student with Dr. Raymond Stotler and Dr. Barbara Crandall-Stotler in the Department of Plant Biology. She is from Melbourne, Australia and has worked as a research assistant on the genus Fossombronia and the order Anthocerotales for Australia. She obtained her B. S. (Honors) majoring in Botany from Monash University, Victoria, Australia.

She was working on a revision of the suborder Fossombroniineae for South-West Asia, the sub-continent of India and the continent of Africa. This research was supported by PEET grant (DEB-9521883) from the National Science Foundation.

Chris can be reached at: ccargil@siu.edu