Marc Orbach

Professor - School of Plant Sciences, Plant Pathology and Microbiology, Director, Keating Select Agent BSL3 Laboratory
(520) 621-3764 / (520) 621-9891 (Lab)

Educational Background

  • BS in Biological Sciences, The University of Michigan, 1979
  • PhD in Biological Sciences, Stanford University, 1988

Research Interests

  • Molecular mechanisms of fungal pathogenesis in plant and animal pathogens.

Teaching Responsibilities

  • General Mycology Lecture (PlP 427/527R) and Laboratory (PlP427L)

Research Areas

  • Cell and Developmental Biology
  • Genetics and Epigenetics
  • Genomics, Bioinformatics, and Systems Biology
  • Microbiology
  • Plant Protection and Pathology