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Lisa Jones

Lisa A. Jones completed the requirements for a Ph.D. degree in plant pathology from Cornell University in May 2014.   Her research on microbial pathogens in irrigation water and pathogen detection were conducted at the New York State Agricultural Experiment Station in Geneva, NY and supervised by Christine D. Smart, Magdalen Lindeberg, and Randy W. Worobo.  While living in Geneva Lisa was a member of the Student Association of the Geneva Experiment Station (SAGES) where she was involved with activities such as the student garden, the pumpkin growing contest, and on the SAGES scholarship committee.  Lisa is currently a postdoctoral scientist at Oregon State University studying small fruit diseases in the Pacific Northwest.