Dr. Ivan Baxter is a Principal Investigator and Associate Member at the Donald Danforth Plant Sciences Center in St. Louis, Missouri and editor-in-chief of  Plant Direct (, a new journal from Wiley. He received a BA in Chemistry from Goucher College and a PhD in Molecular and Cellular Structure and Chemistry from The Scripps Research Institute before moving on to a postdoc at Purdue University. Dr. Baxter studies how plants adapt to their abiotic environment using elemental profiling and image based phenotyping.

Research Areas:
Genetics, Phenomics

Current Affiliations
Experience & Education