Guido Schnabel

Professor & Plant Pathologist


Guido SchnabelEmail: schnabe at clemson.edu
Office: 864 656 6705
Cell: 864 643 7131

Department:
School of Agricultural, Forest & Environmental Sciences

Location:
105 Collings St/217 BRC, Clemson, SC 29634

Education:
Masters at the Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
PhD at the University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany

Responsibilities:
Fruit Disease Management, 60% Research and 40% Extension

Research interest:
Integrated management of diseases affecting strawberries and peaches, including gray mold, anthracnose, brown rot, Armillaria root rot, and peach scab. Current projects are: (i) Management and molecular basis of fungicide resistance in Botrytis cinerea and Monilinia fructicola; (ii) fungicide resistance monitoring; (iii) investigation of horticultural methods to control Armillaria root rot

Honors and awards:
Lee Hutchins Award, American Phytopathological Society (2011)
Cooperative Extension Service Team Award, Clemson University (Peach Team) (2007)
Cooperative Extension Service Superior Performance Award, Clemson University (2006)
Communication Award, National Association County Agricultural Agents (2003)
Grant Award, Submitted at Grant Writing Workshop, MSU Agricultural Experiment Station (1999)

Websites:
www.peachdoc.com