Senior Associate Dean, College of Agricultural Sciences
Professor of Plant Pathology
College of Agricultural Sciences
Phone number(s): 
(814) 865-2541
Office Address: 
201 Ag Administration Building
PSIEE Research Theme: 
Health and the Environment
Research Summary: 

Develops and screens potato breeding lines: focuses on varieties adapted for Pennsylvania growing conditions, disease-resistant potato germplasm, potato diseases, integrated pest management strategies for potatoes, and new fungicides for efficacy toward potato diseases.