Plant Pathology Seminar Series

Seminars are presented over Zoom or in a hybrid format. Please contact Annie Harvieux ([email protected]) or [email protected] with questions. 

Join the Seminar on Zoom, or Borlaug Hall 365, at 2:30 Central on the dates below. 

Seminars and titles are subject to change.  

View past seminars here.

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Seminar Schedule


January 22Eric NazarenoUMN Plant Pathology Postdoc TBDHybrid
February 12Zoe HansenUMN Plant Pathology Postdoc TBDHybrid
February 19 Senyu Chen UMN Plant Pathology faculty memberMAES TalkHybrid
Febuary 26Robert Alvarez Quinto UMN Plant Pathology faculty memberMAES TalkHybrid
March 4  No Seminar - Spring Break 2024 
March 11Juliana Gonzalez-TobónCornell (graduate students exchange)TBDHybrid
March 18Ashish RanjanUMN PLPA FacultyMAES TalkHybrid
March 25Kevin PropstPLPA Graduate StudentTBDHybrid
April 1Alexis ShatrauPLPA Graduate StudentLaurel wiltHybrid
April 8Yoonjung LeePLPA Graduate StudentGenetics of disease resistance and agronomic traits in cultivated and wild barleyHybrid
April 15Molly VereggePLPA Graduate StudentThe role of the alternate host in rusts epidemiology, and impacts on domestic and international agricultural systemsHybrid
April 22José SolórzanoPLPA Graduate StudentEmergence and origin of chytridiomycosis, a fungal disease causing amphibian declinesHybrid
April 29Nisha Paneru Regmi PLPA Graduate StudentStudying the interaction of synthetic microbial communities (SynCom) with host plantsHybrid


More seminars to be announced soon, check back for updates