302 Life Sciences Bldg.
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Phone: (225) 578-1401
Fax: (225) 578-1415
Ph.D., Michigan State University
M.S., University of Arkansas
B.S., Eastern Illinois University
Areas of Specialization/Research
Mycotoxicology, aflatoxin in corn
PLHL 7080- Host-Parasite Interaction and Disease Resistance,
covers the genetics, molecular biology and physiology of
specificity of disease causation and resistance. Discussion
of classical and contemporary literature on a variety of
topics illuminates the evolution of our understanding of
several model systems of plant disease (see course outline
and references for 2004).