Thomas M. Davis

Graduate Program Coordinator
Phone: (603) 862-3217
Office: Agriculture, Nutrition, & Food Systems, Rudman Hall Rm 104, Durham, NH 03824


  • Ph.D., University of California - Davis
  • B.S., Biology, California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo

Courses Taught

  • ANFS 997: ANFS Seminar
  • BIOL 409: Introductory Botany
  • GEN 772: Evolutionary Genetic of Plants
  • GEN 999: Doctoral Research
  • INCO 796: Cosmology & Our View of World
  • PBIO 999: Doctoral Research

Selected Publications

Smith, R. G., Birthisel, S. K., Bosworth, S. C., Brown, B., Davis, T. M., Gallandt, E. R., . . . Warren, N. D. (2018). Environmental Correlates with Germinable Weed Seedbanks on Organic Farms across Northern New England. Weed Science, 66(01), 78-93. doi:10.1017/wsc.2017.40

Opazo, M. C., Lizana, R., Stappung, Y., Davis, T. M., Herrera, R., & Moya-Leon, M. A. (2017). XTHs from Fragaria vesca: genomic structure and transcriptomic analysis in ripening fruit and other tissues. BMC Genomics, 18(1). doi:10.1186/s12864-017-4255-8

Yang, Y., & Davis, T. M. (2017). A New Perspective on Polyploid Fragaria (Strawberry) Genome Composition Based on Large-Scale, Multi-Locus Phylogenetic Analysis. Genome Biology and Evolution, 9(12), 3433-3448. doi:10.1093/gbe/evx214

Mathey, M. M., Mookerjee, S., Mahoney, L. L., Gunduz, K., Rosyara, U., Hancock, J. F., . . . Finn, C. E. (2017). Genotype by environment interactions and combining ability for strawberry families grown in diverse environments. Euphytica, 213(5). doi:10.1007/s10681-017-1892-6

Hummer, K. E., & Davis, T. M. (2017). Seeking the northern boundary of the Cascade strawberry. Acta Horticulturae, (1156), 111-116. doi:10.17660/ActaHortic.2017.1156.15

Sargent, D. J., Yang, Y., Surbanovski, N., Bianco, L., Buti, M., Velasco, R., . . . Davis, T. M. (2016). HaploSNP affinities and linkage map positions illuminate subgenome composition in the octoploid, cultivated strawberry ( Fragaria?ananassa ). Plant Science, 242, 140-150. doi:10.1016/j.plantsci.2015.07.004

Bassil, N. V., Davis, T. M., Zhang, H., Ficklin, S., Mittmann, M., Webster, T., . . . van de Weg, E. (2015). Development and preliminary evaluation of a 90 K Axiom? SNP array for the allo-octoploid cultivated strawberry Fragaria ? ananassa. BMC Genomics, 16(1). doi:10.1186/s12864-015-1310-1

DiMeglio, L. M., Staudt, G., Yu, H., & Davis, T. M. (2014). A Phylogenetic Analysis of the Genus Fragaria (Strawberry) Using Intron-Containing Sequence from the ADH-1 Gene. PLoS ONE, 9(7), e102237. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0102237

Zhang, Q., Folta, K. M., & Davis, T. M. (2014). Somatic embryogenesis, tetraploidy, and variant leaf morphology in transgenic diploid strawberry (Fragaria vesca subspecies vesca `Hawaii 4?). BMC Plant Biology, 14(1), 23. doi:10.1186/1471-2229-14-23

Davis, T. M., Shields, M. E., Zhang, Q., Tombolato-Terzic, D., Bennetzen, J. L., Pontaroli, A. C., . . . Folta, K. M. (2010). An examination of targeted gene neighborhoods in strawberry. BMC Plant Biology, 10(1), 81. doi:10.1186/1471-2229-10-81

Most Cited Publications