Faculty

Name Position/title Areas of Interest Email
Neil Anderson Professor

floriculture, reproductive biology, invasive species biology, geophytes

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Matthew Clark Assistant Professor

Cold-hardy grapes, pest resistance, wine quality

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Jerry Cohen Gordon and Margaret Bailey Professor, Distinguished Graduate Teaching Professor

Auxin, Metabolomics, Plant Propagation, Organogenesis

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Vince Fritz Professor, Extension Vegetable Horticulturist

Processing and Fresh Vegetable Production; Phytonutrient Enhancement; High Tunnel Production

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Julie Grossman Associate Professor

Organic Agriculture; Soil Nutrient Cycling; Soil Health; Legume Cover Crops; Rhizobia Ecology; Biological Nitrogen Fixation

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Adrian Hegeman Professor, Departments of Horticultural Science and Plant and Microbial Biology

plant biochemistry, plant metabolomics, mass spectrometry, botanical natural products

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Stan Hokanson Professor

Woody plant germplasm collection, evaluation, enhancement, trait characterization, plant breeding

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Emily Hoover Department Head, Morse Distinguished Teaching Professor

Sustainable fruit production

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James Luby Professor

Apple breeding, DNA-informed breeding

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Tom Michaels Professor

plant breeding and genetics

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Mary Rogers Associate Professor

Organic Horticultural Food Systems; Insect Pest Management; Vegetable Crop Management Systems; Controlled Environment Agriculture; Urban Agriculture

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Laura Shannon Assistant Professor

Potato breeding, population and quantitative genetics, domestication, diversity

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Alan Smith Professor [email protected]
Cindy Tong Professor

postharvest disorders, apple fruit crispness, environmental effects on postharvest attributes

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Eric Watkins Professor

turfgrass, plant breeding, low-input landscapes

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Chengyan Yue Professor [email protected]

Adjunct Faculty

Name Position/title Areas of Interest Email
Dana M Freund Adjunct Assistant Professor [email protected]
Josh Friell Adjunct Assistant Professor [email protected]
David Remucal Curator of Endangered Plants, Adjunct Professor

Ex situ conservation, Rare plant conservation, Conservation horticulture, Seed longevity

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Emeritus Faculty

Name Position/title Areas of Interest Email
Gary Gardner Emeritus Professor [email protected]
Mary Meyer Emeritus Professor, Extension Horticulturist

native and landscape grasses; prairie restoration; perennial herbaceous plants

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