University of Kentucky, PSS
Ag. Science Bldg. North
1100 Nicholasville Road (Office:N220C)
Lexington, KY 40546-0091
1979 B.A. Philosophy; St. Andrews Presbyterian College, Laurinburg, NC.
1984 M.S. Agronomy; Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK.
1992 Ph.D. Botany; University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Genetic improvement of crop plants utilizing molecular biology, tissue culture and transformation approaches. Specific interests include forage-animal interactions, plant growth and development, gene discovery, plant metabolic engineering.
1992-1994: Canadian Government Visiting Fellow; Ag. Canada; Fredericton, NB, Canada.
1994-1995: Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Agronomy; University of Kentucky.
1995-2003: Research Specialist, Department of Agronomy, University of Kentucky.
2003–2004: Research Assistant Professor, Department of Agronomy, University of Kentucky.
2004–Present: Research Plant Molecular Geneticist, Forage-Animal Production Research Unit, USDA-ARS, Lexington KY.
2004–Present: Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Plant & Soil Sciences. University of Kentucky.
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