Jeffry Fuhrmann


  • Ph.D. – Soil Microbiology – North Carolina State University
  • M.S. – Forest Soil Microbiology – North Carolina State University
  • B.S. – Forest Science – Humboldt State University

Current Courses


  • Soil and Environmental Microbiology: Ecology and diversity of microbial populations in soil-plant systems; microbial community responses to environmental perturbations; effects of soil-borne viruses on microbial communities and rhizobia; symbiotic nitrogen fixation.

Professional Activities

  • Member, American Society for Microbiology
  • Member, Soil Science Society of America

Contact Information
Jeffry Fuhrmann

Professor of Soil and Environmental Microbiology

Plant and Soil Sciences
164 Townsend Hall

Newark, DE 19716
Phone: (302) 831-1371