Welcome to Karst Lab

Our research focuses on belowground interactions between plants, fungi and their environment to understand their ecology. Through a combination of field, lab and greenhouse experiments, we apply this knowledge to restore degraded ecosystems.

Lab News

October 18, 2018

Nick Brown has started a MSc with us, Christine Simard has stayed on as a technician, and Andrea Simeon is doing an undergrad study.

May 11, 2018

Welcome Nick Brown, Christine Simard and Brea Burton to the lab. Jason Eerkes will be arriving after spring field school. We've got a great bunch this summer!

April 3, 2018

NSERC has been kind to our group. Nick Brown will be here this summer on a USRA and Josh Wasyliw was awarded a CGSM. Congratulations to both!

Contact Us

Interested in joining the lab?
Please email justine.karst@ualberta.ca