Rob Wick

Dr. Rob Wick

Professor, Stockbridge School of Agriculture

Education:

Ph.D.  Plant Pathology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA, 1981.
M.S.  Natural Resources (Plant Pathology), University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, 1977.
B.S.  Natural Resources, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, 1972.

Research Area: Plant Environment Interactions
Field of Study: Diseases of vegetable and greenhouse crops caused by oomycetes, nematode diseases of turfgrasses. 
Office: Fernald 111

My research program is targeted to the vegetable, floriculture and turf industries. My current research projects include late blight of potato and tomato, downy mildew of basil and cucurbits, Phytophthora blight of cucurbits, and management of nematodes in turf grasses. I am also working on a perennial canker disease of jackfruit (Artocarpus heterophyllus) in Bangladesh.