Plant Pathology & Plant-Microbe Biology contacts

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

General: plantpathcornell [at] (plantpathcornell[at]cornell[dot]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
Sarah Pethybridge
sjp277 [at] (sjp277[at]cornell[dot]edu)

Graduate Field Assistant
Josh Balles
jeb527 [at] (jeb527[at]cornell[dot]edu)

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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