Mary Lewis

M.Sc. Candidate in Plant Pathology, NCSU
Mary Lewis

I am a native of Fayetteville, NC and obtained my BS in Plant Biology from NCSU in 2012.  As an undergraduate I worked in Dr. Carbone's lab since Spring of 2011 and recieved two Undergraduate Research Awards.  Previously I participated in REU programs at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and Cornell in Summers of 2010 and 2011, respectively. In the summer of 2012, I was a Global Plant Health Intern at NCSU and had the opportunity to visit Costa Rica to study the population biology of black sigatoka on banana and plantain.  I am currently working on my M.Sc. in Dr. Ojiambo's lab focusing on Aspergillus flavus biocontrol