Smith Lab Recruiting PhD Students

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The Smith Lab Fungal Biology Lab is looking for 1-2 PhD students to join our team in Fall 2022!

Dr. Matthew Smith’s lab is in the Plant Pathology Department at the University of Florida in Gainesville. The department offers graduate student awards and a fungarium fellowship that cover tuition and living expenses. Dr. Smith specializes in systematics and fungal ecology with an emphasis on ectomycorrhizal fungi and truffle-forming fungi, but members of the lab study a variety of topics in fungal biology and there is flexibility with dissertation research projects. We welcome inquiries! Please contact Dr. Smith at and visit our website at