ST. LOUIS, MO, May 31, 2023 – Malia Gehan, PhD, assistant member, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, was selected to be part of the Taylor Geospatial Institute’s inaugural class of TGI Fellows.  The program enables TGI member institutions to recruit and retain distinguished researchers in geospatial science fields, develop the next generation of scientific leaders and catalyze collaboration to accelerate the region’s development as a global geospatial center of excellence.

“Becoming a TGI Fellow is a huge honor that will support the expansion of my expertise in plant abiotic stress and controlled environment phenomics to a much larger scale and will help to foster meaningful collaborations with other TGI Institutions,” said Gehan. I look forward to getting to know my cohort of Fellows and am ecstatic to have this opportunity.”

TGI Fellows are recognized as rising stars and internationally renowned scientists who demonstrate unwavering commitment to advancing TGI’s mission or advancing geospatial sciences and pioneering innovative solutions to revolutionize industries and inform policy decisions to create a better future.  READ MORE