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Former Lab Members


Graduate Students


 

Dung “Ivy” Tran, Ph.D
Ph.D. in Plant Breeding, Genetics , and Genomics, University of Georgia
M.S. in Plant Breeding, Genetics , and Genomics, University of Georgia
Postdoctoral Research fellow, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School



 

Brooks Arnold, M.S.
M.S. in Plant Breeding, Genetics , and Genomics, University of Georgia
Agronomic Research Specialist, Bayer Crop Science, Lubbock, TX



 

Elizabeth Prenger, M.S.
M.S. in Plant Breeding, Genetics , and Genomics, University of Georgia
University of Missouri, Columbia



 

Clinton Steketee, Ph.D
Ph.D. in Plant Breeding, Genetics , and Genomics, University of Georgia
Corn Breeder, Syngenta, IL



 

Benjamin Stewart-Brown, Ph.D.
Ph.D. in Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Genomics, University of Georgia
Line Development Breeder, Bayer Crop Science, IA



 

Miles Ingwers, Ph.D.
Ph.D. in Plant Physiology and Genetics, University of Georgia
University of California, Davis, Morgantown



 

Silas Childs, MS
M.S. in Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Genomics, University of Georgia
Greenhouse Director, West Virginia University, Morgantown



 

Mary Allison Campbell, MS
M.S. in Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Genomics, University of Georgia
Assistant Breeder, Olam International, CA



 

Justin N. Vaughn, Ph.D
Ph.D. in Plant Breeding, Genetics , and Genomics, University of Georgia
M.S. in Plant Genetics, University of Tennessee
Genomics and Bioinformatics Research Computational Biologist, USDA ARS



 

Rebecca Tashiro, Ph.D
Ph.D. in Plant Genetics, Lincoln University, New Zealand
Ornamental Breeder, Ball Seed, CA



 

Zachary King, Ph.D
Ph.D. in Plant Breeding, Genetics & Genomics, University of Georgia
Corn Breeder for Syngenta in MN



 

Zi Shi, Ph.D
Ph.D. in Plant Biology, The Pennsylvania State University
Beijing Academy of Agriculture and Forestry Sciences, China



 

Anh Pham, Ph.D
Ph.D. in Plant Breeding, Genetics, University of Missouri
University of Adrelaide, Australia



 

Donna Harris, Ph.D
Ph.D. in Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Genomics, University of Georgia
University of Wyoming



Postdoctoral Researchers


 

Jeffrey Boehm, Ph.D
Ph.D. in Plant Breeding, and Genetics, Washington State University
USDA-ARS



Visiting Scientist


 

Gustavo Zimmer
Visiting PH.D. student from Federal University of Pelotas, Capão do Leão, RS, Brazil


 

Cecila Giordano
Visiting PH.D. student from Federal University of Pelotas, Capão do Leão, RS, Brazil


 

Sushil Kumar Yadav, Ph.D.
Norman Borlaug Research Fellow Ph.D. in Biochemistry Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture (CRIDA), India


Professional Research Staff


 
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Greg Gokalp
Research Professional


 
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Ben Averitt
Nematology Lab Manager



 
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Earl Baxter
Research Professional


 
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E. Dale Wood
Emeritus Research Coordinator


 
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Gina Bishop
Research Professional


Undergraduate Students

Matthew Geisler

Seth Currie

Chinny Okonkwo

Temporary Staff

Carlie Howington

Eleruja Emmanuel