Dalton portrait

David Dalton
Professor of Biology
Reed College
Portland, OR 97202

Office: Biology room B242
Phone: 503-517-7473
Email: david.dalton@reed.edu


1986 Ph.D. Oregon State University (Botany)
1976 M.S.Oregon State University (Botany)
1973 B.S.Duke University (Botany and Plant Pathology)

I have been at Reed College since 1987. My teaching responsibilities include Plant Physiology (Biol 322), Introductory Biology (Biol 101-102) and various seminar courses (Biol 431) such as Forest Canopy Biology, Biological Aspects of Climate Change, and Environmental Physiology of Plants. I usually supervise about 4 senior theses each year on a variety of topics in plant sciences. Some typical examples include:

My thesis students have gone on to various graduate schools such as : Cornell, OR State Univ, Stanford, Univ. of GA, Univ. of AZ, UC-Davis, Univ. of UT, Univ. of NC-Chapel Hill, Univ. of NE-Lincoln, and Univ. of WA.