Monique L. Sakalidis

Assistant Professor

Monique L. Sakalidis

Assistant Professor

Dept. Plant, Soil & Microbial Sciences and Dept. Forestry

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Staff

Carmen Medina Mora

Professional Aide and Laboratory Technician

Carmen Medina Mora

Professional Aide and Laboratory Technician

Dept. Plant, Soil & Microbial Sciences and Dept. Forestry

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Adam Milenkowic

Field Technician

Adam Milenkowic

Field Technician

Research: oak wilt
Spring 2021

Undergraduate Research Assistants

Crystal Nelson

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Crystal Nelson

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Since Spring 2019

Emily Ruda

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Emily Ruda

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Since Spring 2019

Sage Beerman

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Sage Beerman

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Since Winter 2020

Cathryn McGowan

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Cathryn McGowan

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Since Winter 2020

Graduate Students

Becky Harkness

PhD Student

Becky Harkness

PhD Student

Research: Caliciopsis canker of eastern white pine
Sakalidis Lab since Fall 2018

Katie Minnix

PhD student

Katie Minnix

PhD student

Research: eastern white pine
Sakalidis & McCullough Labs since Spring 2017

Karandeep Chahal

PhD student

Karandeep Chahal

PhD Student

Research: Oak Wilt
Since Fall 2017

Allie Watson

PhD Student

Allie Watson

Masters Student

Research: brown rot of chestnut
Sakalidis Lab since Fall 2019

Post Doctoral Fellows

Visiting Scholars

Muahmmad Zunair Latif

Post Doc

Muahmmad Zunair Latif

Visiting Scholar

Research: Dieback of Dalbergia sissoo (Shisham).
Winter 2020

Coming soon

Pedro Pablo Parra

Post Doc

Pedro Pablo Parra

Post-Doctoral Research Associate

Research: oak wilt management
Summer 2021

Past Lab Members

Keumchul Shin

Post Doc

Keumchul Shin

Post-Doctoral Research Associate

Research: Pathogen detection and diagnostics development and biocontrol
Fall 2017-Fall 2019

Current Position: Assistant professor, Department of Forest Environmental Resources, Gyeongsang National University, Jinju, South Korea

Julian Camilo Bello Rodriguez

PhD student

Julian Camilo Bello Rodriguez

PhD student

Research: population genetics of cucurbit and hop downy mildew.
Hausbeck & Sakalidis Labs Fall 2016-Fall 2020
Postdoctoral Research Associate
School of Natural and Environmental Sciences
Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

Student interns and visiting scholars

Benjamin Lee Jones (Emerging Scholars Program) Spring 2019

Gabdiel E. Yulfo-Soto (SROP Intern, now a graduate student in Lisa Vaillancourt’s lab at the University of Kentucky) Summer 2017 & 2018

Mayra Velen Buendia Velazquez (visiting scholar) Summer 2017

Jan Martin Wulff (independent study) Spring 2017

Phillip Kurzeja (continuing studies) Spring 2017

Undergraduate student and staff research assistants

Brian Merle Winter 2020-Spring 2020

Brandon Younan Spring 2019-Fall 2019

Tina Guo Spring 2019- Spring 2020

Jessica Henke Fall 2018-Spring 2019

Sydney Stauffer Fall 2018-Spring 2019

Nancy Sharma Spring 2018 (now a graduate student in Timothy Miles Lab at MSU)

Louis Radecki Summer 2017-Spring 2018

Christian D. McAlvey Spring 2017