Guido Schnabel

Professor & Plant Pathologist

Guido SchnabelEmail:
Office: 864 656 6705
Cell: 864 643 7131

Department of Agricultural & Environmental Sciences

105 Collings St/220 BRC, Clemson, SC 29634

Masters at the Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
Ph.D. at the University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany

Fruit Disease Management, 60% Research and 40% Extension

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

Honors and awards:
Godley Snell Award for Excellence in Research, Clemson University (2015)
Excellence in Extension Award, American Phytopathological Society (2015)
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)