Jack Schultz



Professor Emeritus

Plant Science & Technology


AB, Biology, University of Chicago
PhD, Zoology, University of Washington


Mewis, I, H.M. Appel, A. Hom, R. Raina and J.C. Schultz. 2005. Major signaling pathways modulate Arabidopsis thaliana (L.) glucosinolate accumulation and response to both phloem feeding and chewing insects. Plant Physiology 138:1149-1162.

Mewis I; Tokuhisa J; Schultz JC; Appel HM; Ulrichs C; Gershenzon J. 2006. Gene expression and glucosinolate accumulation in Arabidopsis thaliana in response to generalist and specialist herbivores of different feeding guilds and the role of defense signaling pathways. Phytochemistry 67: 2450-2462.

Fine, P.V.A., Miller, Z., Mesones, I., Irazuzta, S., Appel, H.M., Stevens, M. H. H., Sääksjärvi, I., Schultz, J.C., and Coley, P.D. 2006. The growth-defense tradeoff and habitat specialization by plants in Amazonian forests. Ecology 87:S150-S162.

Jagadeeswaran G., S. Raina, B. R. Acharya, S. B. Maqbool, S. L. Mosher, H. M. Appel, J. C. Schultz, D. F. Klessig and R. Raina. 2007. Arabidopsis GH3-LIKE DEFENSE GENE 1 is required for accumulation of salicylic acid, activation of defense responses and resistance to Pseudomonas syringae. Plant J 51: 234-46.

Acharya BR, Raina S, Maqbool SB, Jagadeeswaran G, Mosher SL, Appel HM, Schultz JC, Klessig DF, Raina R. 2007. Overexpression of CRK13, an Arabidopsis cysteine-rich receptor-like kinase, results in enhanced resistance to Pseudomonas syringae. Plant J. 50: 488-99.

Frost, CJ, Appel, HM, Carlson, JE, De Moraes, CM, Mescher, MC, Schultz, JC. 2007. Within-plant signalling via volatiles overcomes vascular constraints on systemic signalling and primes responses against herbivores, Ecol. Letters 10: 490-498.

Engelberth J, Seidl-Adams I, Schultz JC, Tumlinson JH. 2007. Insect elicitors and exposure to green leafy volatiles differentially upregulate major octadecanoids and transcripts of 12-oxo phytodienoic acid reductases in Zea mays. Mol Plant-Microbe Interact. 20: 707-716.

Havens, Timothy C., James M. Keller, Erin MacNeal Rehrig, Heidi M. Appel, Mihail Popescu, Jack C. Schultz, and James C. Bezdek. 2008. Fuzzy Cluster Analysis of Bioinformatics Data Composed of Microarray Expression Data and Gene Ontology Annotations. Proceedings of NAFIPS2008 Conference.