Professor, Soil Microbiology
Soil Microbial Ecology Laboratory
Departmental Research Areas:
Studies the adaptation of microbial communities to human impacts, including shifts in microbial community structure in upland and wetland soils. Research interests also include the molecular evolution xenobiotic-degrading genes and mobile DNA elements in soil bacteria.
Short Course - Soil Microbiology: Applications and Analyses of Mycorrhizal Associations
This hands-on training course is designed for scientists, organic farmers, and others interested in the practical and theoretical aspects of using mycorrhizal fungi to enhance plant growth and nutrient cycling. Since 2014 the three day course has been held each summer in July.
Soil and Water Sciences Department
2181 McCarty Hall, PO Box 110290
University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611
2161 McCarty Hall A
(352) 392-3399 fax