Faculty & Staff

Faculty
Dr. Matt C. Smith, Resident Director
Dr. Juang Horng "JC" Chong, Associate Professor, Entomology
Dr. Benjamin D. Fallen, Soybean Breeder
Dr. Bruce A. Fortnum, Professor, Plant Pathology and Physiology
Dr. James R. Frederick, Professor, Agronomy, Crop Physiology, Small Grains
Dr. Dewitt T. Gooden, Professor Emeritus, Agronomy, Tobacco
Dr. Michael A. Jones, Associate Professor, Cotton Specialist
Dr. Bruce Martin, Professor, Turfgrass Pathology
Dr. Paul Peterson, Research Associate Professor, Plant Pathology
Dr. Francis Reay-Jones, Associate Professor, Entomology
Dr. Shyam Tallury, Peanut Breeder

Extension Associates
Mr. Keith Cox, Associate State Director of Instruction, Agriculture Education, SC FFA
Mr. T.J. Savereno, Extension Associate, Wildlife Biologist
Ms. Sarah Nyikos, Outreach Coordinator

Regulatory and Public Service Faculty
Mr. Lee Galloway, Pesticide Regulation

USDA-ARS Research Scientists & Support Staff
Dr. Philip J. Bauer, Research Agronomist
Dr. B. Todd Campbell, Research Geneticist
Mr. Bobby Fisher, Technician
Mr. Ernie Strickland, Soil Scientist

Technical Staff
Mr. Pressley Best, Peanut Breeding
Mr. Jimmy Farmer, Farm Manager
Ms. Sheila Godwin, Turfgrass
Mr. Ryan Graham, Cotton
Mr. William Griggs, Entomology
Mr. Lanair Johnson, Tobacco
Ms. Meagan Peele, Soybean Breeding
Mr. Mark Pullen, Entomology

Administrative Staff
Mr. Greg Clemson, Buildings/Grounds Manager
Ms. Jenifer Lind, Administrative Assistant
Ms. Mandy Stephan, Administrative Assistant
Ms. Pam Barnhill, Administrative Assistant