Corinne Vacher (INRA Research Director)



Charlie Pauvert (PhD student)

  • Learning microbial networks from NGS data: application to biocontrol
  • Co-supervised with Jessica Vallance


Tania Fort (PhD student)

  • Plant-microbiota interactions: influence of microclimate on leaf microbiota and feedback effects on leaf physiology and phenology
  • Co-supervised with Lisa Wingate and Amy Zanne

Tania Fort with Lisa Wingate and Amy Zanne


Célia Duluc (Master student)

  • Dynamics of microbial diversity and microbial networks in the phyllosphere, caulosphere and rhizosphere of oilseed rape
  • Co-supervised with Christophe Mougel



Dïnia Cartry (Master student)

  • Relationships between tree microbiota and tree functional traits in a tropical forest
  • Co-supervised with Heidy Schimann



Julie Faivre d’ Arcier (Assistant Engineer)

  • Development of metabarcoding protocols
  • In collaboration with PGTB



Lucile Muneret (Post-doctoral researcher)

  • Relationships between NGS-based trophic networks and natural pest control services in vineyards
  • In collaboration with Adrien Rusch


Soon joining the lab:

Former members

Amandyne Linares-Maurizi (Master I student, 2018) : Within-canopy variations in leaf morphology in a beech forest. Co-supervised with R. Burlett and T. Fort (Biogeco).

Thomas Fort (PhD student, 2013-2016) : Influence of landscape structure on the foliar fungal communities of grapevine. Co-supervised with C. Robin (Biogeco).

Boris Jakuschkin (PhD student, 2011-2015) : Genetic architecture of phyllosphere microbial communities of pedunculate oak (Quercus robur). Co-supervised with C. Robin and  V. Fievet (Biogeco).

Elodie Camy (Master II student, 2015): Relationship between the diversity of phyllosphere microbial communities and plant resistance to drought. Co-supervised with A.J. Porté (Biogeco).

Jean-Benoist Leger (PhD student, 2010-2014) : Modelling the topology of ecological networks with statistical models for heterogeneous random graphs. Co-supervised with J-J. Daudin (UMR518 MIA, AgroParisTech).

Quentin Baillavoine (Master II student, 2014): Effects of tree phylogeny and introduction status on phyllosphere fungal communities. Co-supervised with B. Castagneyrol (Biogeco)

Tristan Cordier (PhD student, 2008-2012) : Influence of climate on the diversity and composition of phyllosphere fungal communities of European beech (Fagus sylvatica). Co-supervised with M.L. Desprez-Loustau and C. Robin.

Isabelle Pivotto (Master I student, 2009): Assessment of phylogenetic signals in bipartite ecological networks.

Lucie Lusignan (Master II student, 2009): Modelling fungal and oomycete assemblages at the global scale to assess risk of invasion. Co-supervised with M. Gevrey (UMR EDB, Toulouse).

Emmanuelle Helion (Master II student, 2006)Modelling the richness of parasitic fungal species in the French forests. Co-supervised with M-L. Desprez-Loustau (Biogeco)