Jeremy Daniel Rentsch


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  • 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.

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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?

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