The Esker Lab has had extensive collaborations in different countries over the years, including: USA, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Costa Rica, France, Holland, Australia, Argentina.

Our current collaborations are focused different aspects of plant disease epidemiology and field crop plant pathology, including global crop loss assessment, as well as disease issues related to corn, soybean and wheat production, and includes projects with the following people:

  1. Tom Allen, Mississippi State University
  2. Carl Bradley, University of Kentucky
  3. Shawn Conley, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  4. Neil McRoberts, University of California-Davis
  5. Adriana Murillo Williams, University of Costa Rica (Adriana will be joining Penn State University shortly as a member of Penn State Extension)
  6. Andy Nelson, University of Twente
  7. Pierce Paul, Ohio State University
  8. Sarah Pethybridge, Cornell University
  9. Alison Robertson, Iowa State University
  10. Serge Savary, L'Institut national de la recherche agronomique (INRA)
  11. Laetitia Willocquet, L'Institut national de la recherche agronomique (INRA)

For more information regarding several of these collaborative efforts: