Our Faculty

Get to know the people teaching at UGA-Tifton. Our faculty inspire the next generation of agricultural and environmental scientists to do better.


Timothy Branner Brenneman Professor, Peanut and Pecan Disease Management
Plant Pathology
Gary J. Burtle Associate Professor
Animal & Dairy Science
Peng Chee Professor
Crop & Soil Sciences National Environmentally Sound Production Agriculture Laboratory (NESPAL) Institute of Plant Breeding, Genetics and Genomics (IPBGG)
D. Barry Croom Associate Professor
Agricultural Leadership, Education & Communication
Albert K. Culbreath Professor, Foliar fungal diseases and Tomato spotted wilt of peanut
Plant Pathology
Juan Carlos Diaz-Perez Professor; Areas of Interest: Vegetables, plasticulture, protected agricultural technologies
Horticulture
James D. Dutcher Professor Emeritus
Entomology
Bhabesh Dutta Assistant Professor and Extension Vegetable Disease Specialist
Plant Pathology
Agricultural & Applied Economics

Ron Gitaitis

Professor Emeritus

Email: dronion@uga.edu

Phone: 229-386-3157

Timothy Lane Grey Professor
Crop & Soil Sciences
Glendon H. Harris Professor, Extension Agronomist - Environmental Soil & Fertilizer
Crop & Soil Sciences
Craig K. Kvien Professor
Crop & Soil Sciences National Environmentally Sound Production Agriculture Laboratory (NESPAL)
Peggy Ozias-Akins Professor; Areas of Interest: Molecular genetics of plant development
Horticulture National Environmentally Sound Production Agriculture Laboratory (NESPAL) Institute of Plant Breeding, Genetics and Genomics (IPBGG)
Adam N Rabinowitz Assistant Professor
Agricultural & Applied Economics
David G Riley Professor
Entomology
Phillip Marion Roberts Extension Entomologist - Cotton
Entomology
Jacob R. Segers Assistant Professor
Animal & Dairy Science
W. Don Shurley Extension Economist - Cotton
Agricultural & Applied Economics
Amanda R Smith Public Service Associate
Agricultural & Applied Economics
John L Snider Assistant Professor
Crop & Soil Sciences
Katherine L. Stevenson Professor and REI Coordinator, Epidemiology and Fungicide Resistance
Plant Pathology
George Vellidis Professor
Crop & Soil Sciences
Ashley M. Yopp Assistant Professor
Agricultural Leadership, Education & Communication