Lab Personnel

Principal Investigator


Pradeep did his Ph.D on transposable elements in the rice blast pathogen Magnaporthe grisea partly from M.S. University Baroda and a partly from University of Wisconsin. He was a Research Associate with Prof. Dan Klessig at the Boyce Thompson Institute, NY until his appointment as Assistant Professor at the Dept. of Plant Pathology in September 2002.
Helping Plants Defend Themselves - Odyssey, Summer 2004
Shedding Light on Disease Resistance

Research Analyst

Research Specialist

Postdoctoral Researcher

Graduate Students

Undergraduate Students

Lab group 2011
AK and PK labs (photograph taken in 2011):
Front row: Keshun Yu, Amy Crume, Bidisha Chanda, Aardra Kachroo, Ye Xia (Summer). Middle row: Qing-ming Gao, Mihir Mandal, Rae-Dong Jeong, Pradeep Kachroo, Robin Guillaume, Shifeng Zhu, Devarshi Selote. Last row: Patrick Philips, Ludmila Lapchyk, Mohamed Shetehy, Yung Jung

Past Members