Research Support Directory

Research Support
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Seung-Joon Ahn
Postdoctoral Research Scholar
Postdoc
541-738-4053
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  • Insect physiology
  • Chemical ecology
  • Insect genomics
  • Pest management

Link to my Google Scholar profile

Daniel Curtis
Faculty Research Assistant
541-737-5421
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Weed Science

Joyce Eberhart
Senior Faculty Research Assistant
541-737-4347
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  • Managing editor of the website Forest Phytophthoras of the World (www.forestphytophthoras.org)
  • Managing editor of the related on-line journal Forest Phytophthoras...
Erik Feibert
Senior Faculty Research Assistant
Research Support
541-889-2174
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Nitrogen and irrigation management research of onions, alfalfa seed and poplar trees; emphasis on drip irrigation; alternative crops such as soybeans, pharmaceuticals, and poplar trees; onion variety trials.

Tanya Filichkin
Senior Faculty Research Assistant
541-737-1750
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Barley Molecular Genetics

Scott Fisk
Faculty Research Assistant
541-737-2912
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Barley Breeding

Carol Garbacik
Senior Faculty Research Asst I
541-737-5890
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Seed Production and Crop Physiology

Evan Hansen
Faculty Research Assistant
541-737-5871
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Wheat Research and Extension

Adam Heesacker
Senior Faculty Research Assistant
Research Support
541-737-5828
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Wheat Molecular Genetics

Laura Helgerson
Faculty Research Assistant
541-737-1547
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Barley Breeding

George Hoffman
Research Associate
541-829-3529
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Integrated Pest Management, crop pollination, slugs, mites, blue orchard bees (Osmia)

Kristin Kasschau
Research Associate
541-737-3679
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Mark Larson
Senior Faculty Research Assistant II
Research Support
541-737-4093
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Wheat Breeding, OSU Club BreederĀ 

Brigid Meints
Research Associate
Postdoc
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  • Breeding multi-use naked barley for organic systems
  • Barley for culinary uses
  • Exploring seed coat color in barley
Larry Pritchett
Senior Faculty Research Assistant
541-278-4351
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Field Crops

Neelam Redekar
Research Associate
Postdoc
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Karl Rhinhart
Senior Faculty Research Assistant
541-278-4386
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Chris Ringo
Faculty Research Assistant
541-737-5749
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Thomas Silberstein
Faculty Research Assistant
503-373-3756
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Seed Agronomy

Solomon Yilma
Senior Faculty Research Assistant
541-231-5893
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  • Potato Tissue Culture and Genetics
  • Breeding Late Blight Resistance into specialty potatoes
  • Breeding Specialty Potatoes for Extreme Resistant to Potato Virus Y.