Faculty

Tifton Campus Faculty

Sudeep Bag Assistant Professor- Crop Virology
Chuck Bargeron Senior Public Service Associate & Director
Lisa Baxter Assistant Professor and State Forage Specialist
Akshaya Biswal Assistant Research Scientist; Emphasis: Peanut Genetics, Breeding, Genomics, Genetic Engineering & Genome Editing
William D. Branch Georgia Seed Development Professor in Peanut Breeding and Genetics
Timothy Branner Brenneman Professor, Peanut and Pecan Disease Management
Nino Brown Assistant Research Scientist
Peng Chee Professor | Cotton Breeding and Genetics, Host- Plant Resistance, Quantitative Trait Loci, Genomics
Intiaz Amin Chowdhury Assistant Professor of Cotton and Vegetable Crop Nematology
Ye (Juliet) Chu Assistant Professor, Emphasis: Blueberry breeding
Josh Clevenger Faculty Investigator | HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology
Joann Conner Associate Research Scientist; Emphasis: Apomixis, plant reproduction
Patrick J. Conner Professor & Tifton REI Coordinator; Emphasis: Pecan & muscadine breeding
Albert K. Culbreath Professor, Foliar fungal diseases and Tomato spotted wilt of peanut
Stanley Culpepper Professor - Extension Weed Scientist
Angelos Deltsidis Assistant Professor & Post-harvest Extension Specialist; Emphasis: Post-harvest fruit & vegetables physiology
Juan Carlos Diaz-Perez Professor; Emphasis: Vegetable production (conventional, organic & sustainable); plasticulture; environmental physiology
Claudia Dunkley Public Service Associate
Bhabesh Dutta Associate Professor and Extension Vegetable Disease Specialist
Vasilia Fasoula Adjunct Assistant Research Scientist and Consultant
Esendugue Greg Fonsah Professor and REI Coordinator
Guy Hancock Public Service Assistant
Glendon H. Harris Professor, Extension Agronomist - Environmental Soil & Fertilizer
Alejandra Maria Jimenez Madrid Director- Plant Molecular Diagnostic Lab
Joseph LaForest Public Service Associate
Ted McAvoy Assistant Professor & Vegetable Production Extension Specialist; Emphasis: Vegetable production
Elizabeth McCarty Forest Health Outreach Specialist
J.Michael Moore Extension Agronomist - Tobacco
Amol Nankar Assistant Professor; Emphasis: vegetable breeding
Jonathan E. Oliver Assistant Professor - Fruit Pathologist
Peggy Ozias-Akins Distinguished Research Professor; Emphasis: Molecular genetics of plant development, peanuts
Laxmi Pandey Plant Disease Diagnostician
Luan Oliveira Assistant Professor and Precision Ag Extension Specialist
Cristiane Pilon Associate Professor - Row Crop Physiology
Eric P. Prostko Extension Agronomist - Weed Science
Phillip Marion Roberts Extension Entomologist - Cotton
Zilfina Rubio Ames Assistant Professor and Small Fruit Extension Specialist; Emphasis: Blueberry, small fruits
M'Randa Sandlin Academic Professional Associate
Taylor Randell Singleton Assistant Professor | Extension Sustainability Specialist
Amanda R Smith Senior Public Service Associate
Miaoying Tian Ji/Georgia Vegetable Industry Distinguished Professorship in Plant Pathology; Associate Professor
Michael D Toews Assistant Dean, Tifton Campus, Professor
Gurpreet Virk Assistant Research Scientist- Applied Crop Physiology
Simerjeet Virk Assistant Professor and Extension Precision Ag Specialist
Lenny Wells Professor & Pecan Extension Specialist; Emphasis: Pecans