Joey Spatafora

Department Head
joseph.spatafora [at]

Office: 541-737-8134

Research Way Laboratory Building

Research Way Laboratory Building 2019

Research Way Laboratory Building 4575 SW Research Way

Research Way Laboratory Building
4575 SW Research Way
Corvallis, OR 97333

Mycology; Ecology and Evolutionary Biology of Fungi

  • Research in our laboratory is focused on ecology and evolutionary biology of fungi. Current research projects include i) evolutionary genomics of fungal secondary metabolism, ii) phylogenomics of zygomycete fungi, and iii) systematics and population biology of ectomycorrhizae. See the Spatafora Lab webpage for more information.

Current Lab Members:

Carolina Pina Paez (PhD, grad student)

Kyle Gervers (PhD, grad student)

Ian Troutman (MS, graduate student)

Skyler Har (undergraduate student)

Emily Miller (undergraduate student)

Kara Green (undergraduate student)

Publications: Google Scholar


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Affiliated with: 
Ag Botany / Plant Path
Do you accept grad students?: 
I accept graduate students for the Botany and Plant Pathology Department
Courses Taught: 

BOT 411 Leveraging Your Experiential Learning

BOT 508 Graduate Student Orientation

My Publications