Faculty

Bochra Amina Bahri Assistant Professor, Turfgrass and Forage Pathology
Jessica Barb Assistant Research Scientist
David Bertioli Professor & GRA/GSD Distinguished Investigator
Soraya Bertioli Senior Research Scientist
Matthew Chappell Associate Professor; Areas of Interest: Nursery production
Dario Chavez Assistant Professor; Areas of Interest: Peaches
Zhenbang Chen Assistant Research Scientist
Joann Conner Assistant Research Scientist; Areas of Interest: Apomixis
Patrick J. Conner Professor; Areas of Interest: Pecan breeding
Cecilia E. McGregor Associate Professor; Areas of Interest: Cucurbit breeding, genetics and genomics
Mohamed Mergoum Georgia Seed Development UGAF Professor in Wheat Breeding and Genetics (Plant Breeding, Genetics, & Genomics)
D. Scott NeSmith Professor; Areas of Interest: Blueberries
Peggy Ozias-Akins D.W. Brooks Professor (Areas of Interest: Molecular genetics of plant development)
Carol D. Robacker Associate Professor; Areas of Interest: Ornamental breeding
John M. Ruter Allan M. Armitage Professor and Director, Trial Gardens at UGA; Areas of Interest: Ornamental Breeding and Production
Esther van der Knaap Professor; Areas of Interest: Tomatoes, genetics and genomics, plant development
Jason Wallace Assistant Professor: Quantitative genetics, genomics, bioinformatics, and crop microbiomes
Dayton Wilde Professor; Areas of Interest: Molecular biology
Donglin Zhang Michael A. Dirr Professor (Areas of Interest: Ornamentals)