Steven Lindow

Role in Phytobiomes Alliance

Coordinating Committee, Topical Leader in epiphytic bacteria


UC Berkeley


Professor of Plant Pathology, Department of Plant and Microbial Biology

Research Interests

  • Ecology of leaf surface microorganisms
  • Assembly of bacteria on plant surfaces
  • Molecular ecology of endophytic bacteria
  • Plant disease epidemiology

Current Phytobiomes-related Projects

  • Spatial patterns of immigration and emigration of bacteria from plants via the dispersal of airborne particles