Appointments and Affiliations
Assistant Professor, Environmental Science, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
- Role of microorganisms in the environment
- Arid ecosystems
- Plant-soil interactions
- Effect of urbanization on soil microbial communities
- Microbial dispersal
BA Biology/Chemistry, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
PhD Microbiology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA.
Post-Doc Biochemistry, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, USA.