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Department of Plant Biology and Pathology

Chair: Mark Robson, Foran Hall, Room 263



Jerry Baron, B.S., M.S., Ohio State; Ph.D., North Carolina State

Joan W. Bennett, B.S., Upsala College; M.S., Ph.D., Chicago

Chee-kok Chin, B.S., Nanyang (Singapore): M.S., Manitoba (Canada); Ph.D., Alberta (Canada)

Bruce B. Clarke, B.S., Ph.D., Rutgers

Chaim Frenkel, B.S., Hebrew (Jerusalem); M.S., Massachusetts; Ph.D., Washington State

Thomas Gianfagna, B.S., Cornell; M.S., Virginia Polytechnic; Ph.D., Cornell

Joseph R. Heckman, B.S., Ohio State; M.S., Maryland; Ph.D., North Carolina State

Bradley I. Hillman, B.S., M.S., Ph.D., California (Berkeley)

Bingru Huang, B.S., Hebei (China); M.S., Shandong (China); Ph.D., Texas Tech

Harry W. Janes, B.A., M.S., Ph.D., Rutgers

Gojko Jelenkovic, B.S., Belgrade (Yugoslavia); Ph.D., California (Davis)

Donald Y. Kobayashi, B.S., Washington; Ph.D., California (Riverside)

Eric Lam, B.S., SUNY (Stony Brook); Ph.D., California (Berkeley)

Thomas Leustek, B.A., M.S., Ph.D., Rutgers

Bradley A. Majek, B.S., Cornell; M.S., Oregon State; Ph.D., Cornell

William A. Meyer, B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Illinois (Urbana-Champaign)

James Murphy, B.S., Western Illinois State; M.S., Ph.D., Michigan

Thomas Orton, B.Sc., Ph.D., Michigan State

Ilya Raskin, B.S., Brandeis; Ph.D., Michigan State

James Simon, B.S., Empire State College; M.S., Oregon State; Ph.D., Massachusetts

Nilgun Tumer, B.A., Agnes Scott; Ph.D., Purdue

Nicholi Vorsa, B.S., Rutgers; M.S., Wisconsin; Ph.D., Rutgers

James F. White, B.S., M.S., Auburn; Ph.D., Texas

George Wulster, B.A., Hobart College; M.S., Ph.D., Rutgers

Barbara A. Zilinskas, B.A., Framingham College; M.S., Ph.D., Illinois (Urbana-Champaign)


Associate Professors:

Faith Belanger, B.A., Rochester; Ph.D., Illinois

Edward F. Durner; B.S., Maryland; M.S., Virginia Tech; Ph.D., North Carolina State

Joseph Goffreda, B.S., Rutgers; Ph.D., Cornell

Ann Brooks Gould Goffreda, B.S., M.S., Illinois State; Ph.D., Kentucky

Stephen Hart, B.S., M.S., Maryland; Ph.D., Michigan State

Albrecht Koppenhofer, B.S., M.S., Bonn (Germany); Ph.D., Giessen (Germany)

Norman Lalancette, B.S., Cornell; M.S., Ph.D., Pennsylvania State

Michael Lawton, B.S., Bristol (UK); Ph.D., Oxford

Peter Oudemans, B.S., New Brunswick (Canada); M.S., Guelph (Canada); Ph.D., California (Riverside)

Lena Struwe, B.S., Ph.D., Stockholm


Assistant Professors:

Stacy Bonos, B.S., Gettysburg; M.S., Ph.D., Rutgers

Thomas Molnar, B.S., Ph.D., Rutgers

Maruisz Tadych, M.S., Agriculture (Poland); Ph.D., Jagiellonian (Poland)

Daniel L. Ward, B.S., Ohio State; M.S., Southern Illinois; Ph.D., Virginia Tech

Qing-Li Wu, B.S., Anhui College of Traditional Chinese Medicine (China); M.S., Ph.D., Beijing Union Medical College and Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences (China)

Ning Zhang, B.S., Shandong University (China); M.S., Systematic and Lichenology Laboratory, Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences; Ph.D., Louisiana State


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