Emily Silverman

Fall 2022 (PhD)

PhD Dissertation: Stevia rebaudiana: Seed Longevity Studies and Estimates of Heritability of Agronomic Traits Using Parent-Offspring Regression

How are you planning to use your degree?

I plan to use the knowledge gained during this degree in my career in plant breeding research.

Whom do you want to thank?

I’d like to thank my family, friends, NCSU staff, and faculty who supported me while conducting graduate research.

What is the best thing about studying horticulture at NC State?

The staff, faculty, and students are the best part of the horticulture department. Horticulture offers students many hands-on learning opportunities.

Do you have plans for after graduation? Are you currently working?

I am currently the stevia breeder at The Plant Pathways Co.


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Emily Silverman