PES Graduate Program Faculty (A-Z)

Departments are listed as Ag Bio Eng = Agricultural & Biological Engineering, AVS = Animal & Veterinary Science, Bio Sci = Biological Sciences, ESPS = Entomology, Soils, & Plant Sciences, Horticulture = Environmental Horticulture, and Gen Biochem = Genetics and Biochemistry.

Faculty Member Contact InfoRankDepartmentResearch Area
Abbott, A. G. Prof Bio Sci/Gen Biochem Plant Molecular Genetics
Adelberg, J.W. Assoc Prof Horticulture Plant Physiology, In Vitro Propagation
Agudelo, P. Asst Prof ESPS Crop Disease Control, Nematode Biology and Ecology
Andrae, J.G. Assoc Prof ESPS/AVS Forage Establishment, Management and Grazing Systems
Ballard, R.E. Prof Bio Sci Plant Systematics
Bielenberg, D.G. Asst Prof Horticulture/Bio Sci Stress Physiology and Stress Molecular Mechanisms
Culin, J.D. Prof ESPS Plant-Insect Interaction
DeWalt, S.J. Asst Prof Bio Sci Plant Population and Community Ecology
Faust, J.E. Assoc Prof Horticulture Floriculture Physiology
Feltus, A. Asst Prof Gen Biochem Bioinformatics, Network Biology, Comparative Genomics
Fortnum, B.A. Prof ESPS Etiology and Epidemiology of Solanaceous Diseases
Frederick, J.R. Prof ESPS Switchgrass as a Biofuel
Gasic, K. Asst Prof Horticulture Peach Cultivar Breeding, with Emphasis on Molecular Genetic Tools
Hassell, R.L. Assoc Prof Horticulture Vegetable Physiology and Production
Jeffers, S.N. Prof ESPS Diseases of Ornamental Crops and Trees
Jones, M.A. Assoc Prof ESPS Cotton Management and Production
Keinath, A.P. Prof ESPS Vegetable Pathology
Kerrigan, J.L. Asst Prof ESPS Mycology and Forest Pathology
Liu, Haibo Prof Horticulture Turfgrass Physiology, Stress and Pest Management
Luo, Hong

Assoc Prof

Gen Biochem Transgenic Plant Genetics
Martin, S.B. Prof ESPS Diseases of Turfgrasses
Marshall, M.W. Asst Prof ESPS Weed Science
McCarty, L.B. Prof Horticulture Turfgrass Management, Physiology and Pest Management
McMillan, P.D. Asst Prof Horticulture Curator, Campbell Museum
Mueller, J.D. Prof ESPS Crop Disease Control, Nematode Biology and Ecology
Park, D.M. Asst Prof Horticulture Soil and Water Interactions in Turfgrass
Reighard, G.L. Prof Horticulture Fruit Tree Culture, Physiology, and Genetics
Schnabel, G. Assoc Prof ESPS Fungal Biology and Genetics
Scott, S.W. Prof ESPS Plant Virology
Spira, T.P. Prof Bio Sci Plant Ecology, Evolution and Conservation
Tharayil, Nishanth Asst Prof ESPS Plant Ecophysiology
Wells, C.E. Assoc Prof Horticulture/Bio Sci Root Demography, Physiology and Senescence
White, S.A. Asst Prof Horticulture Phytoremediation, Constructed Wetlands, & Water Quality
Whitwell, T. Prof Horticulture Environmental Remediation and Weed Science
Zehnder, G.W. Prof ESPS Sustainable Agriculture



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