Sheila MacFieWestern Science

Mechanisms of Metal-Tolerance in Plants

Sheila Macfie

Education

Ph.D. University of Alberta
M.Sc. Queen’s University
B.Sc. Queen’s University

Research

My students and I investigate the mechanisms of metal-tolerance in plants from an eco-physiological perspective. We are interested in everything from the rhizosphere to intracellular compartmentation.

Honours and Awards

The Marilyn Robinson Award for Excellence in Teaching
Faculty of Science Award of Excellence in Teaching
USC Teaching Honour Roll

    Office:

    Department of Biology
    Room 2051 B&GS Building
    Western University
    London ON Canada
    N6A 5B7

    Email: smacfie@uwo.ca

    Hordeum Vulgare
    Photo credit; F. Akhter
    Hordeum vulgare in hydroponics