Academic Staff in the Section of Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology

About three dozen academic staff members – including research associates, postdoctoral associates and visiting scientists – work in the Section of Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology conducting research, teaching students and sharing research findings with stakeholders. Academic staff members work on the Ithaca and Geneva campuses and at the Boyce Thompson Institute for Plant Science.

Below you will find contact information for our academic staff members.

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Jo Ann AsselinJo Ann Asselin
Postdoctoral Associate-Beer-Ithaca
Office: 304 Plant Science
Email: jea33@cornell.edu
Tel: (607) 255-2025

Zhiyan Cao
Visiting Associate Professor - R. Nelson - Ithaca
Office:
Email:  zc357@cornell.edu

Shiyan ChenShiyan Chen
Research Associate - Wang - Ithaca
Office: Virology/Nematology lab
Email: sc692@cornell.edu
Tel: (607) 255-3518

Lingyun Hao
Postdoctoral Associate - Burr - Geneva
Office: A122 Barton
Email: lh459@cornell.edu
Tel: (315) 787-2328

Mathilde Hutin
Postdoctoral Associate - Bogdanove- Ithaca
Office: 357 Plant Science
Email: mh2353@cornell.edu

Shawn Kenaley
Research Associate - Bergstrom - Ithaca
Office:  314 Plant Science
Email:  sck26@cornell.edu

Xing Ma
Visiting Fellow - Bryan Swingle -Ithaca
Office: 408 Plant Science
Email: xm73@cornell.edu

Hillary MaytonHillary Mayton
Visiting Scholar - Fry - Ithaca
Office: 356 Plant Science
Email: hsm1@cornell.edu

Shaonpius Mondal
Postdoctoral Associate - Stewart Gray - Ithaca
Email: sm2536@cornell.edu
Office: 106 Plant Virology-Nematology lab

Hee-Jin ParkHee-Jin Park
Postdoctoral Associate - Turgeon -Ithaca
Office: 356 Plant Science
Email: hp74@cornell.edu
Tel: (607) 255-3200

Katchen Julliany Pereira Silva
Postdoctoral Associate - Khan - Geneva
Office:  122 Barton Lab
Email:  kjp72@cornell.edu
Tel:  (315) 787-3716

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Yajuan Qian
Visiting Associate Professor - Gray - Ithaca
Office:  Holley Center (USDA)
Email:  yq87@cornell.edu
Tel: (607) 255-7844

Fabio Rinaldi
Postdoctoral Associate- Bogdanove -Ithaca
Office: 356 Plant Science
Email: fcr23@cornell.edu

Valerie Sullivan
Technician - Perry - Lake Placid
Office: Uihlein Farm
Email: vas65@cornell.edu
Tel: (518) 523-3258

Jeremy ThompsonJeremy Thompson
Research Associate & Lecturer - Perry - Ithaca
Office: 211 Plant Science
Email: jrt36@cornell.edu
Tel: (607) 255-9744

Niloofarsadat Vaghefi
Postdoctoral Associate - Pethybridge - Geneva
Office:  A133 Barton Lab
Email:  nv232@cornell.edu
Tel:  (315) 787-2351

Li Wang
Research Associate - Bogdanove - Ithaca
Office: 522 Plant Science
Email: lw523@cornell.edu

Hailei WeiHailei Wei
Postdoctoral Associate - Collmer -Ithaca
Office: 302 Plant Science
Email: hw359@cornell.edu
Tel: (607) 254-7297

Liang Wu
Visiting Associate Professor - Klessig - Ithaca
Office: Boyce Thompson Institute
Email: lw572@cornell.edu
Tel: (607) 254-1255

Yi XuYi Xu
Postdoctoral Associate - Gray - Ithaca
Office: Holley Center (USDA)
Email: yx325@cornell.edu
Tel: (607) 255-7844

Marcela YepesMarcela Yepes
Research Associate - Aldwinckle - Geneva
Office: 215 Barton Lab
Email: my11@cornell.edu
Tel: (315) 789-4165

Wei Zhang
Postdoctoral Associate - Collmer - Ithaca
Office:  314 Plant Science Bldg.
Email:  wz67@cornell.edu