Lisbeth Espinoza, People-UF Nematode Assay Lab

Lisbeth Espinoza

Lisbeth EspinozaLisbeth Espinoza, is originally from Ecuador, where she obtained her undergrad degree in Agriculture. After graduation, she became part of the Biotechnology Research Center of Ecuador (CIBE) developing some research work on Plant Pathology and Extension. Currently, Lisbeth is enrolled on the Doctor on Plant Medicine program on UF, and the Master's program on Nematology under the supervision of Dr. Tesfa Mengistu. Lisbeth's research will be focused on the finding of suitable hosts and potential damages caused by a new emergent specie of nematode in Florida.