Tanya M. Quist

Associate Professor of Practice - School of Plant Sciences, Director, University of Arizona Campus Arboretum.
tquist@arizona.edu, Marley Bldg., Rm. 541G
520-306-1228 / 520-621-7074 (Lab)

Educational Background

  • Ph.D. Purdue University. (Plant Environmental Stress Physiology)
  • M.S. Brigham Young University. (Water Quality and Woody Plant Horticulture)
  • B.S. Brigham Young University. (Horticultural Science)

Research Interests

  • Stress physiology and urban sustainability.

Teaching Responsibilities

  • PLS 235 Introduction to Urban Horticulture
  • PLS 240 Plant Biology
  • PLS 330 Principles and Techniques of Plant Propagation and Culture
  • PLS 475A/575A Applied Plant Physiology
  • PLS 399/499/392/492 Independent Study and Directed Research
  • PLS 393/494 Internship Credit
  • PLS497A Urban Horticulture Workshop

Research Areas

  • Environmental and Stress Biology