Last week I successfully defended my Ph.D. here at @OregonState. Thanks to @PhytophthoraLab @knaus_brian @ZKamvar @Tabima @weisbergaj @ncarleson @zacharyfoster19 @SpataforaJoey @GossErica @osubpp @plantdisease and all my friends and family members. pic.twitter.com/DRL2XpqkHj— Shankar K Shakya (@shakya) October 16, 2019
👏 Congratulations to Shankar Shakya, who graduated with a Ph.D. in Plant Pathology 🚀 from Oregon State University. Shankar, who got his undergraduate degree from Nepal, had to overcome many obstacles to make it to this point. Congrats to Shankar for doing a phenomenal job with a great seminar and a rigorous thesis defense. We could not be prouder of you!
Here he is at the recent Plant Health 2019 meeting in Cleveland, OH with his colleagues from the University of Florida where he got his MSc in Plant Pathology: