Laura Kaminsky

Laura Kaminsky

  • Ph.D. Student
  • Adviser: Dr. Terrence Bell
301 Buckhout Lab (office); 409 Buckhout (Lab)
University Park, PA 16802


  • B.S. Cornell University (Environmental Science and Sustainability)

Research interests:

  • High throughput sequencing methods for the study of uncultivated bacterial and fungal communities in situ
  • Responses of soil microbiome structure and function to agricultural management practices
  • Effects of interactions between soil microorganisms and crop plants on crop health and productivity