Eliot Herman

Eliot Herman

Retired, Professor


  • BA, Biology, 1973, College of Creative Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara
  • MA, Biology, 1975, University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Ph.D, Biology, 1980, University of California, San Diego
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, 1980-81, California Institute of Technology
  • Postdoctoral Associate, 1981-84, University of California, Riverside
  • Asst. Research Biochemist, 1984, University of California, Riverside

My research program is directed at understanding the systems biology that controls seed composition and biotechnology to create seed traits including low allergen content, animal feed, and as a protein bio-factory.


Plant Cell Biology
Seed Biology
Plant Biotechnology
Food allergy