Jamie Spychalla

Jamie Spychalla

  • Ph.D. Student
  • Advised by: Dr. Sharifa Crandall
211 Buckhout Lab
University Park, PA 16802

Areas of Expertise

  • Sour rot disease ecology
  • Plant disease management


  • B.S., Molecular Biology and Spanish, University of Wisconsin-Madison


Plant Pathology Association Secretary 2021-2022

Grants and Awards

American Society for Enology and Viticulture Traditional Scholarship 2021


Crandall, S.G., Spychalla, J.P., Crouch, U., Acevedo, F., Naegele, R., and T.D. Miles. (First Look 2022). Rotting grapes don't improve with age: cluster rot disease complexes, management, and future prospects, Special Feature, Plant Disease.