Rebecca Creamer

New Mexico State University, USA 0000-0002-5058-2980

Rebecca Creamer obtained the B.S. degree in 1981 in plant pathology at the University of Kentucky, Lexington, Ky, USA. She got her M.S. degree in 1985 in plant pathology at the University of California, Davis, with a thesis entitled “Characterization and elicitor activity of lipids from Phytophthora infestans in the hypersensitive response of potato tuber tissue and studies of phytoalexin elicitors in Bipolaris carbonum and Ceratocystis fimbriata" and the Ph.D. degree in 1989 in plant pathology at the same university. Her dissertation was entitled “Aphid transmission specificity and mixed infection interactions of barley yellow dwarf viruses." From 2008 and until now, she has been serving as a Director at the Molecular Biology Graduate Program, New Mexico State University. She is currently a Professor at the Department of Entomology, Plant Pathology, and Weed Science, New Mexico State University. In 2005–2011, Creamer held the position of an Associate Professor at the Department of Entomology, Plant Pathology, and Weed Science, New Mexico State University. In 1999 – 2005, she worked as an Assistant Professor at the Department of Entomology, Plant Pathology, and Weed Science, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM, USA. Creamer's research interests include plant-microbe interactions, curtoviruses, leafhopper-plant-virus interactions, fungal endophytes of locoweeds, fungal phylogenetics, and mycotoxin biosynthesis.

Biography Updated on 9 January 2012

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