Carla Lanze


M.S. in Plant Pathology and Microbiology, Pennsylvania State University
Advisor: Dr. James Konopka


Research Interests

Carla studied aquatic ecology and plant physiology during her undergraduate years. Her Master's thesis research, conducted at the Pennsylvania State University, characterized the Pythium species found in Pennsylvania greenhouse irrigation systems and explored their interactions in disease development. Currently, Carla is interested in studying the biology of pathogens and understanding their interactions with the host.