Jay Chen

Plant Molecular Biologist and Geneticist

Dr. Jin-Gui (Jay) Chen is a Senior Research & Development Staff Member in the Biosciences Division at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Dr. Chen is a Plant Molecular Biologist and Geneticist, leading research tasks in the U.S. DOE Center for Bioenergy Innovation (CBI), investigating the regulatory mechanisms underlying biomass productivity and characteristics. Dr. Chen also leads research tasks in the U.S. DOE Plant-Microbe Interfaces (PMI) Scientific Focus Area, investigating the molecular mechanism regulating plant-microbe interactions.