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Robert Schaeffer

Robert Schaeffer


Assistant Professor

Contact Information

Office Location: LSB 341
IconPhone: 435-797-0442


Dr. Schaeffer earned his Ph.D. in Ecology & Evolutionary Biology at Dartmouth College and B.S. in Ecology & Evolution at the University of Pittsburgh. Prior to joining USU, he completed postdoctoral fellowships at Tufts University, Washington State University, and the University of California Davis.

Students: The Schaeffer Lab is currently accepting applications for graduate student positions in the lab.

Courses: BIOL 3300 General Microbiology and BIOL 4430 Introduction to Plant Pathology