Dr. Héctor E. Pérez
Associate Professor, Seed Biology, Plant Conservation and Restoration
Dr. Pérez’s research program takes an interdisciplinary approach blending seed biology with plant restoration and endangered species conservation. Dr. Pérez collaborates with conservation and restoration practitioners, land managers and native plant producers throughout the region in an effort to improve conservation and restoration outcomes. Dr. Pérez also works closely with the Florida wildflower seed industry to enhance wildflower seed biology knowledge thereby enhancing opportunities for this expanding agricultural sector.