Faculty

Tifton Campus Faculty

Emran Ali Assistant Research Scientist (Principal Investigator of Plant Molecular Diagnostic Lab)
Sudeep Bag Assistant Professor- Crop Virology
Lisa Baxter Assistant Professor and Extension Forage Agronomist
Elizabeth Benton Forest Health Outreach Specialist
Timothy Branner Brenneman Professor, Peanut and Pecan Disease Management
Jason H. Brock Plant Disease Diagnostician - Row Crops and Commercial Vegetables
Joann Conner Assistant Research Scientist; Areas of Interest: Apomixis
Patrick J. Conner Professor; Areas of Interest: Pecan breeding
D. Barry Croom Professor and Academic Program Coordinator
Albert K. Culbreath Professor, Foliar fungal diseases and Tomato spotted wilt of peanut
Stanley Culpepper Professor - Extension Weed Scientist
Andre Luiz Biscaia Ribeiro da Silva Assistant Professor; Area of Interest: Vegetables
Juan Carlos Diaz-Perez Professor; Areas of Interest: Vegetables, plasticulture, protected agricultural technologies
Claudia Dunkley Public Service Associate
Bhabesh Dutta Assistant Professor and Extension Vegetable Disease Specialist
Abolfazl Hajihassani Assistant Professor of Nematology - Vegetable Research
Glendon H. Harris Professor, Extension Agronomist - Environmental Soil & Fertilizer
Pingsheng Ji Professor - Vegetable Diseases and Applied Microbiology
Joseph LaForest Public Service Assistant
Vasileios Liakos Assistant Research Scientist
J.Michael Moore Extension Agronomist - Tobacco
Jonathan E. Oliver Assistant Professor - Fruit Pathologist
Peggy Ozias-Akins Professor; Areas of Interest: Molecular genetics of plant development
Cristiane Pilon Assistant Professor - Row Crop Physiology
Eric P. Prostko Extension Agronomist - Weed Science
Phillip Marion Roberts Extension Entomologist - Cotton
Rochelle Sapp Leadership Development Specialist
Amanda R Smith Public Service Associate
Erick Smith Assistant Professor; Areas of Interest: Pomology
Katherine L. Stevenson Professor and REI Coordinator, Epidemiology and Fungicide Resistance
Sha Tao Assistant Professor
Michael D Toews Professor, Co-Director of the Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health
Lenny Wells Associate Professor; Areas of Interest: Pecans
Joe W. West Assistant Dean for the UGA Tifton Campus
Jared Whitaker Assistant Professor & Extension Cotton Agronomist