Dry Bean Systems Specialist
MSU Foundation Professor
Assistant Professor - Mycology, plant-fungal interactions, truffle ecology, evolution of bacterial endosymbiosis in fungi.
University Distinguished Professor - Degradation of contaminants, pesticides & metals in soils and sediment, remediation of contaminated soils, subsoils & sediment.
Sugar Beet Extension Specialist
Plant Pathology Diagnostician
Assistant Professor/Extension Specialist - Forages & Cover Crops
Associate Adjunct Professor - Dry bean breeding /genetics emphasizing seed quality, including human nutritional, processing quality and consumer acceptance.
Program Coordinator, Instructor, and Advisor for Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems and Ecological Food and Farming Systems programs
Professor - Turfgrass Management.
Senior Specialist-Manager: Soil and Plant Nutrient Laboratory
Professor - Molecular biology of host-pathogen interaction
Education & Outreach Coordinator
Professor; Director of MSU Potato Breeding and Genetics Program
Professor - Student recruitment and development; K-20 STEM Education; formerly research in Crop Physiology
Senior Academic Specialist - Sports and Commercial Turf Management Education.
Assistant Professor; Dry Bean Breeding & Genomics Program
Assistant Professor - Soil physics, soil hydrology and modeling water flow, solute and microbial transport in soils.
Professor & Faculty Coordinator of MSU Plant and Pest Diagnostics
Research Plant Pathologist and Adjunct Associate Professor - Focus on soil-borne pathogens, particularly fungi, sugar beet and rotation crops, diversity and interaction w/ cropping systems.
University Distinguished Professor and Extension Specialist
Weed Science Diagnostician
Chairperson, Department of Plant, Soil and Microbial Sciences
Assistant Professor - International Seed Systems, International agriculture.
Associate Professor - Disease epidemiology; ecology and evolution of plant pathogens.
University Distinguished Professor - Dry bean breeding and genetics, for yield, plant architecture, processing quality, drought tolerance and disease resistance.
Hannah Professor - Microbial ecology, genetics and evolution; evolution of pathogen virulence; experiments with ‘digital’ organisms.
Professor of Environmental and Soil Chemistry
Potato Extension Specialist
Assistant Professor - Plant physiologist; abiotic & biotic stresses of turfgrasses and crop species; whole-plant, biochemical, & molecular techniques.
Assistant Professor - Fire ecology; ecosystem ecology; forest ecology and management; pyrogenic carbon; biochar; soil ecology and biogeochemistry
Assistant Professor / Extension Specialist
Molecular Diagnostics and Outreach
University Foundation Professor
Senior Turfgrass Academic Specialist - Golf Course Putting Green mechanical and cultural practices, turfgrass health.
Assistant Professor - Wheat Breeding and Genetics
Assistant Professor, Weed Geneticist
Wheat Systems Specialist
Professor - Integrated weed management including weed seed fate and diversified cropping systems influence on weed dynamics.
University Distinguished Professor
Professor, Turfgrass Research - Golf Course Renovations
Homer Nowlin Chair in Water Research
Insect / Arthropod Diagnostician
Assistant Professor of Cropping Systems Agronomy
Professor of Soils and Cropping Systems Ecology and Associate Director of the Center for Global Change and Earth Observations
Professor and Extension Specialist
Extension Specialist - Soil Science and Associate Professor of Soil Fertility and Nutrient Management
Professor - Plant bacteriology; host pathogen interactions; fruit tree disease management; bacterial plasmid biology; microbial evolution.
Professor - Soil chem., molecular simulation, atomic-scale mechanisms, thermodynamics, kinetics of sorption reactions at mineral surfaces.
Professor - Crop systems that increase food, feed & energy security while safeguarding soil, air, water and biodiversity.
University Distinguished Professor; MSU Foundation Professor
Assistant Professor - Maize genetics and genomics; quantitative genetics; plant morphology; drought stress; high-throughput phenotyping.
Assistant Professor of Soil Biology - Soil ecology and biogeochemistry; mechanisms of soil organic matter formation and microbial controls on soil nitrogen cycling.
Professor - Mycology; host-pathogen interactions.
Professor - Fungicide resistance; disease management; biological control; chemical control and breeding; epidemiology.
Professor - Soybean genetics/genomics; to improve plant performance, host plant resistance and seed chemical composition.
Assistant Professor - Plant Breeder for International Programs
Assistant Professor - Integrated disease management in potato and sugar beet production
Associate Professor of Environmental and Soil Physics