Meet PPEM's 2018 Ph.D., M.S., and World Campus graduates, as well as undergraduates who minored in Plant Pathology and/or Mushroom Science and Technology or who worked in PPEM labs.

Graduate Program

  • Anita Behari, Ph.D., Plant Pathology
  • John De Soto, M.S., Plant Pathology
  • Robert Harvey, Ph.D., Plant Pathology
  • Md Islam, M.S., Plant Pathology
  • Christopher Smyth, Ph.D., Plant Pathology
  • Genna Tesdall, M.S., Plant Pathology

Undergraduate Program

Mushroom Science and Technology Minor

  • Laura Reese, B.S., Plant Sciences

Plant Pathology Minor

  • Kiersten Bushong, B.S., Plant Sciences
  • Morgan Gannon, B.S., Biology
  • Dustin Heller, B.S., Biology
  • Melissa Mercado, B.S., Biology
  • Callista Miller, B.S., Food Science
  • Laura Reese, B.S., Plant Sciences
  • Jonathan Stephens, B.S., Plant Sciences
  • Brandon Wilt, B.S., Plant Sciences
  • Lianna Wodzicki, B.S., Plant Sciences

Department of Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology


211 Buckhout Lab
University Park, PA 16802