Prospective graduate students

**We will not be accepting graduate students for Fall 2022**

We are interested in students that are: 

  • Highly motivated to conduct, analyze, communicate, and publish research at the graduate level 
  • Attentive to detail 
  • Accountable 
  • Able to work independently and on a team 
  • Well-organized 
  • Enthusiastic about plant pathology 

While UW and the Department of Plant Pathology have a formal (required) application for the Graduate School we encourage you to reach out to Leslie Holland ( to learn about potential projects and available MS or PhD positions. More info on the Plant Pathology Graduate Program and application process at UW-Madison can be found here.