Jeremy Daniel Rentsch

Profile

  • Time Zone
    Eastern

  • Organization
    Francis Marion University

  • Role
    Scientist Mentor: I will mentor teams of students online

  • Research Interests (300 words)
    I perform plant / pollinator experiments and arabidopsis knockout mutation experiments and phenotyping.

  • Profile Question 1
    What is your favorite plant? Why?

  • Answer the question you selected for profile question 1 here (300 words):
    Yucca species! Their pollination mutualism with pollinating moths captivates me.

  • Profile Question 2
    What is best about being a scientist?

  • Answer the question you selected for profile question 2 here (300 words):
    The inquiry. You get to come up with your own research questions, figure out the best way to answer those questions, and potentially be the first person ever to find out the answer!

  • Profile Question 3
    When and why did you decide to go into a science career?

  • Answer the question you selected for profile question 3 here (300 words):
    Very early on! I grew up in a country setting and spent all day (nearly every day) thinking about the plant life I saw around me.

  • Help represent the outreach efforts of your societies. Please click all those organizations you are a member of:
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  • Availability
    I am currently available for mentoring, please send me team match invitations

  • Capacity: How many teams at a time are you comfortable working with?
    2

Recent Posts

The Fabulous Planting Four Jeremy Daniel Rentsch
commented on an activity

That's understandable. In the meantime, what are you studying in class? Have you done any pollinator observations outside? 

The Fabulous Planting Four Jeremy Daniel Rentsch
commented on a blog post

You are quite welcome. Be on the look out not just for different pollinators, but also different pollinator behaviors. Try to note the differences in behavior for each pollinator (where and IF they land, how long they stay on a flower, which kinds…

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The Fabulous Planting Four Jeremy Daniel Rentsch
commented on an activity

Excellent. How is the weather there? Too early to transplant? 

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