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Plant and Soil Sciences Faculty

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Graduate Faculty

Stephen Rich, Associate Professor and Head of the Department of Plant, Soil, and Insect Sciences, B.S., St. Lawrence, 1989; M.S., Vermont, 1993; Ph.D., California at Irvine, 1997.

Geunhwa Jung, Assistant Professor and Graduate Program Director, B.A., Chung-nam National University, Korea, 1988; M.S., Nebraska, 1991; Ph.D., 1995.

Wesley R. Autio, Professor, B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1979; M.S., Massachusetts at Amherst, 1982; Ph.D., 1985.

Allen V. Barker, Professor, B.S., Illinois, 1958; M.S., Cornell, 1959; Ph.D., 1962.

Prasanta C. Bhowmik, Professor, B.S., Kalyani, India, 1964; M.S., Indian Agricultural Research Institute, 1966; M.S., Guelph, Canada, 1970; Ph.D., Wisconsin, 1981.

Daniel R. Cooley, Associate Professor, B.S., Harvard, 1974; M.S., Vermont, 1978; Ph.D., Massachusetts at Amherst, 1986.

Douglas A. Cox, Associate Professor, B.S., Massachusetts at Amherst, 1975; M.S., Cornell, 1979; Ph.D., 1981.

Lyle E. Craker, Professor, B.S., Wisconsin, 1963; Ph.D., Minnesota, 1967.

Michelle DaCosta, Assistant Professor, B.S., Rutgers, 2000; Ph.D., 2006.

Carolyn J. DeMoranville, Associate Professor, B.S., Massachusetts, 1976; M.S., Maryland, 1979; M.S., Yale, 1983; Ph.D., Massachusetts at Amherst, 1992.

J. Scott Ebdon, Associate Professor, B.S., Connecticut, 1978; M.S., Rhode Island, 1982; Ph.D., Cornell, 1995.

John M. Gerber, Professor, B.S., Rhode Island, 1973; M.S., Cornell, 1976; Ph.D., 1978.

Duane W. Greene, Professor, B.S., Colgate, 1964; M.S., Michigan State, 1966; Ph.D., 1969.

Susan S. Han, Associate Professor, B.S., National Taiwan University, 1980; M.S., Missouri, 1984; Ph.D., California at Davis, 1988.

Stephen J. Herbert, Professor, Dip.Sci.Tch., Avondale, Australia, 1972; B.Agr.Sc., 1974; Ph.D., Canterbury, New Zealand, 1977.

Francis X. Mangan, Associate Professor, B.S., Massachusetts at Amherst, 1987; M.S., 1991; Ph.D., 1998.

William J. Manning, Professor, B.S., Michigan State, 1963; M.S., Delaware, 1966; Ph.D., 1968.

Om Parkash, Assistant Professor, B.S., Maharishi Dayanand, India, 1985; M.S., Kurukshetra, India, 1987; M.Ph., 1988; Ph.D., Durham, England, 1998.

Deborah J. Picking, Lecturer, B.S., East Stroudsberg, 1985; M.S., 1993; Ph.D., Massachusetts at Amherst, 2002.

Stephen Simkins, Associate Professor, B.A., Harvard, 1977; M.S., Cornell, 1984; Ph.D., 1985.

Petrus L. M. Veneman, Professor, B.S., Landbouwhogeschool, Wageningen, 1972; M.S., Wisconsin, 1975; Ph.D., 1977.

Patricia Vittum, Professor, B.A., College of Wooster, 1974; M.S., Cornell, 1979; Ph.D., 1980.

Robert L. Wick, Professor, B.S., Connecticut, 1972; M.S., 1977; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1981.

Baoshan Xing, Professor, B.Sc., Heilongjiang Agricultural Land Reclamation University, China, 1984; M.Sc., Alberta, 1990; Ph.D., 1994.


Adjunct/Associate Faculty

Abolhassan Masoud Hashemi, Adjunct Associate Professor.

Hilary A. Sander, Adjunct Assistant Professor.