Kirk Overmyer

Person

Curriculum Vitae

Principle Inversitgator and Research Group Leader, Plant-Fungal Interactions Group, Organismal and Evolutionary Biology Research Program, Faculty of Biological and Environmental Sciences, University of Helsinki, January 2010-present

Research Group Leader, Viikki Plant Science Cenre, University of Helsinki, 2015-present

Team Leader and Member, Academy of Fonland National Center of Excellence in the Molecular Biology of Primary Producers, 2014-2019

Academy Fellow, Academy of Finland, September 2011 to August 2016

Professional  Associations:

The American Society of Plant Biologists
The Scandinavian Society for Plant Physiology
The American Phytopathological Society
International Society for Molecular Plant Microbe Interactions
European Plant Science Organization
Viikki Research Groups in Biosciences

Latest publications

  1. The receptor-like pseudokinase GHR1 is required for stomatal closure

    Sierla, M. E., Hõrak, H., Overmyer, K. L., Waszczak, C. M., Yarmolinsky, D., Maierhofer, T., Vainonen, J., Denessiouk, K., Salojärvi, J. T., Laanemets, K., Tõldsepp, K., Vahisalu, T., Gauthier, A. G. B., Puukko, T., Paulin, L., Auvinen, P. O. V., Geiger, D., Hedrich, R., Kollist, H. & Kangasjärvi, J. S., Nov 2018, In : Plant Cell. 30, 11, p. 2813-2837 25 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  2. Interaction points in plant stress signaling pathways

    Overmyer, K. L., Vuorinen, K. E. & Brosche, M. J., Feb 2018, In : Physiologia Plantarum. 162, 2, p. 191–204 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  3. Arabidopsis MLO2 is a negative regulator of sensitivity to extracellular ROS

    Cui, F., Wu, H., Safronov, O., Zhang, P., Kumar, R., Kollist, H., Salojärvi, J. T., Panstruga, R. & Overmyer, K. L., 15 Jan 2018, In : Plant, Cell and Environment. 41, 4, p. 782-796

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Latest activities

  1. PhD thesis supervision

    Kirk Overmyer (Supervisor)
    1 Jan 2019 → …

    Activity: Examination typesSupervisor or co-supervisor of doctoral thesis

  2. Archives of Microbiology (Journal)

    Kirk Overmyer (Reviewer)
    Nov 2018

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

  3. New Phytologist (Journal)

    Kirk Overmyer (Reviewer)
    Nov 2018

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

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Education

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