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Jeri Barak

Jeri Barak

Expert on human bacterial pathogens in association with plants, Salmonella enterica lifestyle outside a warm-blooded host

Assistant professor, plant pathology College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Work: 608-890-2581 Home page


  • Food safety
  • Plant-microbe interactions
  • Human bacterial pathogens in the environment
  • Pre-harvest contamination of crops


  • Chair, bacteriology committee, American Phytopathological Society
  • Member, Public Policy Board, American Phytopathological Society