Department of Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology

Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology News

PPEM Announces Array of Job Opportunities
August 14, 2017
PPEM seeks enthusiastic researchers and technologists to join our team and help advance the mission of the department, college, and university.
Image: Randy Dreibelbis, Penn State
Agricultural Research Center Site of Cutting-Edge Research
August 9, 2017
Penn State's Russell E. Larson Agricultural Research Center, which includes Plant Pathology Farm, is hub for cutting-edge research and education.
Geiser and Kang Receive $1.2 Million to Study, Catalog Fusarium Fungi
August 2, 2017
Drs. David Geiser and Seogchan Kang receive National Science Foundation grant for first new synthesis of taxonomy for Fusarium in 30 years.
Tree-of-Heaven's Prolific Seed Production Adds to Invasive Potential
August 2, 2017
Drs. Davis and alumnus Kasson report on Ailanthus tree lifespan and seed viability in current issue of Forests.