Professor, Stockbridge School of Agriculture
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.
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.