Tadashi Fukami


Associate Professor
Department of Biology
Stanford University


(Still) working on a community assembly book for Princeton MPB series


Lab news


22 June 2017 - Tad to speak at Evolutionary Ecology and Genomics Workshop at Beijing Normal University on 25 June.

19 June 2017 - Marion Donald, PhD student from Miller Lab at Rice, is visiting the lab to analyze her nectar microbes from Costa Rica.

14 May 2017 - Tad to give a talk at MIT on 18 May. Hosted by Otto Cordero and Serguei Saavedra.

12 May 2017 - Devin successfully defends his PhD thesis, "Temporal determinants of fungal community assembly." He will move on to do a postdoc with Posy Busy at Oregon State University.

27 April 2017 - Nick receives a Wetmore Award from the American Ornithological Society, which will fund field work in Costa Rica for his PhD research.

17 April 2017 - Kaoru Tsuji joins the lab as visiting postdoc. See lab members page for her interest.

5 April 2017 - Tad to give a talk at Rutgers University on 13 April. Hosted by Michael Roswell and Rachael Winfree.

23 March 2017 - Tad to give a talk at University of Alabama on 24 March. Hosted by Jennifer Howeth.

21 February 2017 - Postdoc position available. Apply by March 15, 2017.

20 January 2017 - Lab picks the best papers of 2016, jointly with Mordecai and Peay Labs.

13 January 2017 - Tess Grainger has arrived as a visiting PhD student, to do experiments in the lab for 4 months.

30 December 2016 - Tad to speak at CEES 2017 at UC San Diego on 6 January.

16 December 2016 - Undergraduate students: several fully funded summer research positions available in our lab. Apply by January 31.

8 December 2016 - In a new video about Stanford's Jasper Ridge Biological Preserve, lab alum Melinda Belisle and Tad talk about research and teaching.

Previous news

Contact info


E-mail: fukamit at stanford dot edu
Phone: +1 650 721 1711
Fax: +1 650 723 6132
Office location: 498 Herrin Labs
Mail: Department of Biology, Stanford University, 371 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA 94305-5020, USA