Douglas Cook

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Plant Pathology

Offices and Labs

116 Robbins Hall


1990 PhD Plant Pathology University of Wisconsin-Madison
1982 BS Biology Santa Clara University


Human Frontier Science Program Organization Fellow
Life Sciences Research Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow
Professor, International Graduate School in Bioinformatics and Genome Research, Universitat Bielefeld, Germany 2002-2008
Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation Non-Resident Fellow, 2007-2012
Fulbright Scholar 2006, National University of Cuyo, Argentina

Department and Center Affiliations

Department of Plant Pathology
Faculty Director, College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Genomics Facility


American Society for Plant Biology
American Phytopathological Society

CBS Grad Group Affiliations

Integrated Genetics and Genomics
Plant Biology

Specialties / Focus

Plant Biology
  • Cell and Developmental Biology
  • Plant Breeding
  • Systematics and Evolutionary Biology
  • Environmental and Integrative Biology
Integrated Genetics and Genomics
  • Model Plants
  • Plant Breeding

Graduate Groups not Housed in CBS

Plant Pathology


Please view the two lab websites for a list of all the personnel associated with Douglas Cook's projects. Cook Lab website
Chickpea Project website