Plant Pathology & Plant-Microbe Biology contacts

Chair: Gillian Turgeon
Email: bgt1 [at] cornell.edu
(607) 254-7458

General: plantpathcornell [at] cornell.edu
 

Ithaca campus
Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology Section
School of Integrative Plant Science
Cornell University
135 Plant Science Building
236 Tower Road
Ithaca, NY 14853-5904]
Tel: 607-255-8659
Fax: 607-255-4471


Geneva campus
Plant Pathology & Plant-Microbe Biology Section
School of Integrative Plant Science
NYS Agricultural Experiment Station
Cornell University
A104 Barton Hall
630 W. North Street
Geneva, NY 14456-0462
Tel: 315-787-2331
Fax: 315-787-2389

 

Director of Graduate Studies
Adam Bogdanove
Email: ajb7 [at] cornell.edu
607-255-7831

Graduate Field Assistant
Josh Balles
jeb527 [at] cornell.edu
607-255-9573

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Tenured and Tenure-track Faculty, Senior Research Associates, and Senior Extension Associates

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These faculty have primary affiliations with other SIPS sections and Cornell units, USDA-ARS, or Boyce Thompson Institute.

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Faculty emeriti and other retired academics

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Graduate students in the Field of Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology working in research programs on the Ithaca campus and at Cornell AgriTech

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Post-doctoral associates, research associates, extension associates, and lecturers

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Staff members support research scientists, maintain greenhouses and research fields, and manage administrative functions including communications, finance and outreach

PPPMB News

Recent insights, breakthroughs, news and other stories from Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology

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News

Study of fungi may improve baby food, agriculture, food safety
Researchers from Cornell, Oregon State University and the North-West University–Potchefstroom in South Africa will team up on the four-year Dimensions of Biodiversity grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF). The funding program requires...
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  • Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology Section
  • Health + Nutrition
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News

Researchers identify genetics behind deadly oat blight
The study, “Victorin, the Host-Selective Cyclic Peptide Toxin from the Oat Pathogen Cochliobolus victoriae, is Ribosomally Encoded,” was published Sept. 15 in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Victoria blight is caused...
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  • Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology Section
  • Disease
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News

Name that grain: CALS’ barley will boost NYS beer industry
The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) and the New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets are co-hosting a naming contest, Nov. 12 through Dec. 3, for this promising new variety – currently called CU-31. All those...
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  • Cornell Cooperative Extension
  • School of Integrative Plant Science