Dr. Evelyn Hiatt

_MG_0178Dr. Evelyn Hiatt, Professor of Biology
Chair, Natural Sciences & Mathematics Division
[email protected]
(270) 852-3158
Yu Hak Hahn 122B




Courses Taught

  • Bio2206 General Biology Laboratory II
  • Bio2301 Plants and People
  • Bio2306 General Biology II
  • Bio3214 Junior Seminar
  • Bio3405 Genetics
  • Bio3423 Cellular/Molecular Biology
  • Bio4200 Independent Study


  • The maize Ab10 meiotic drive system maps to supernumerary sequences in a large complex haplotype. Genetics 2006
  • Plant neocentromeres: fast, focused & driven. Chromosome Research, 2004.
  • Four Loci on Abnormal Chromosome 10 Contribute to Meiotic Drive in Maize, 2003
  • The Meiotic Drive System on Maize Abnormal Chromosome 10 Contains Few Essential Genes, 2003


Received Faculty Summer Research Grant through KBRIN at Kentucky Wesleyan College, Summer 2003

Professional Memberships

  • American Society of Plant Biology
  • Council for Undergraduate Research (elected Councilor 2007)
  • Kentucky Academy of Science
  • Maize Genetics Cooperation
  • Phi Kappa Phi, University of Georgia Chapter, 2000


“Believe nothing, no matter where you read it or who has said it, not even if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.” – Buddha