Zane Grabau Hired as Assistant Professor at University of Florida

March 28, 2016

Plant Pathology Alumnus Zane Grabau New PositionAlumnus Zane Grabau (M.S. 2013, Ph.D. 2015) recently was offered the position of Assistant Professor at the University of Florida in the Entomology and Nematology Department. The position will include a 70 percent research commitment and a 30 percent extension commitment, focusing on nematode management of agronomic and horticultural crops in northwest Florida. This new position will begin early this summer and Grabau will be located on the main campus in Gainsville, Florida. 

Grabau is a former student of Dr. Senyu Chen and his graduate research focused on the management of plant-parasitic nematodes and the impact of management practices on soil ecology based free-living nematodes.