Career Status:
Graduate Student

Research Areas:
Gene Regulation, Genomics, Molecular Biology, Synthetic Biology, Computational Biology


Fraser VN, Philmus B, Megraw M. Metabolomics analysis reveals both plant variety and choice of treatment modulate vinca alkaloid production in Catharanthus roseus. ChemRxiv. Preprint.

Turner S, Pang YY, O’Malley MR, Weisberg AJ, Fraser VN, Yan Q, Chang JH, Anderson JC. "A Deo-R type transcription regulator is required for sugar-induced expression of type III secretion-encoding genes in Psuedomonas syringae pv. tomato DC3000." Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions.

Naithani S, Gupta P, Preece J, Garg P, Fraser V, Padgitt-Cobb LK, Martin M, Vining K, Jaiswal P. (2019) "Involving community in genes and pathway curation." Database 2019:bay146.

Filichkin SA, Ansariola M, Fraser VN, Megraw M. (2018) "Identification of transcription factors from NF-Y, NAC, and SPL families responding to osmotic stress in multiple tomato varieties." Plant Science 248: 441-450.

Volunteer Activities

Social Activities Chair, Coalition of Graduate Employees (AFT local 6069), Corvallis, OR. 2018-present.

Event Supervisor, Science Olympiad, Corvallis, OR. 2018-present.

Task-force for Interdisciplinary Graduate Education Programs, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR. 2018.

Steward, Coalition of Graduate Employees (AFT local 6069), Corvallis, OR. 2017-2018.

Discovery Days, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR. 2016-present.

Mentor, Apprenticeships in Science and Engineering, Saturday Academy and Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR. 2016-present.

Current Affiliations
Experience & Education