Plant and Soil Sciences Faculty & Staff


  • Bais, Harsh

    Associate Professor of Plant Biology



  • Balascio, Carmine

    Associate Professor of Water Resource Engineering



  • Barton, Susan

    Professor and Extension Specialist, Ornamental Horticulture



  • Bruck, Jules

    Associate Professor and Director of Landscape Architecture



  • Caplan, Jeffrey

    Associate Professor and
    Director, Bioimaging Center



  • Donofrio, Nicole

    Associate Professor of Plant Pathology



  • Ervin, Erik

    Chair and Professor, Turfgrass and Horticultural Systems



  • Evans, Tom

    Professor of Botany and Plant Pathology



  • Frett, John

    Professor and Director, University of Delaware Botanic Gardens



  • Fuhrmann, Jeffry

    Professor of Soil and Environmental Microbiology



  • Green, Pamela

    Unidel Crawford H. Greenewalt Chair
    Professor of Plant Molecular Biology



  • Inamdar, Shreeram

    Professor and Director, Water Science and Policy Graduate Program



  • Isaacs, Mark

    Assistant Professor
    Director of the Carvel Research and Education Center



  • Jaisi, Deb

    Associate Professor of Environmental Biogeochemistry



  • Jin, Yan

    Professor of Soil Physics and Environmental Toxicology



  • Johnson, Gordon

    Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist, Fruits and Vegetables



  • Lee, Jung-Youn

    Professor of Plant Molecular and Cellular Biology



  • Miller, Jarrod

    Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist, Agronomy



  • Rieger, Mark

    Professor of Horticulture and
    Dean of CANR



  • Seyfferth, Angelia

    Assistant Professor of Biogeochemistry and
    Plant-Soil Interactions



  • Shober, Amy

    Associate Professor and Extension Specialist,
    Nutrient Management



  • Sparks, Donald

    S. Hallock duPont Chair Professor of Soil & Environmental Chemistry
    Director, DENIN



  • Sparks, Erin

    Assistant Professor of Plant Molecular Biology



  • Trammell, Tara

    John Bartram Assistant Professor of Urban Forestry



  • VanGessel, Mark

    Professor and Extension Specialist, Weed Science and Crop Management



  • Vargas, Rodrigo

    Associate Professor of Ecosystem Ecology and Environmental Change



  • Vasilas, Bruce

    Professor of Agronomy and Soil Management



  • Wik, Anna

    Assistant Professor of Landscape Architecture



  • Wisser, Randall

    Associate Professor of Plant Genetics



  • Wommack, Eric

    Professor of Environmental Microbiology and Deputy Dean of CANR


Affiliated Faculty

Dr. Mingxin Guo, Professor, Soil and Water Science, Delaware State University Dr. Hugh Frick Dr. David Frey
Dr. Delphis Levia, Professor, Geography, UD Dr. Robert Lyons Dr. Thompson Pizzolato
 Dr. George Luther, Professor, School of Marine Science and Policy, UD Dr. Wallace Pill Dr. J. Thomas Sims
Dr. James Swasey

Professionals

Accerbi, Monica Research Associate III (302) 831-4642 accerbi@dbi.udel.edu
Adams, Andrew Horticulture Manager  (302) 831-0909 aadamsud@udel.edu
Barba Ferrer, Josep Post Doctoral Researcher barba@udel.edu
Bartz, William Greenhouse Manager (302) 831-3574 wcbartz@udel.edu
Budischak, Valann L B Extension Associate IV (302) 831-4188 valannb@udel.edu
Ernest, Emmalea Associate Scientist (302) 856-7303  emmalea@udel.edu
Ferrell, Barbra Davis Research Associate (302) 831-0148 ferrellb@udel.edu
Gartley, Karen Research Manager / Program Director, UD Soil Testing Program (302) 831-1385 kgartley@udel.edu
Green, Victor Associate Scientist (302) 856=7303 vmgreen@udel.edu
Gregory, Nancy F Plant Diagnostician (302) 831-1390 ngregory@udel.edu
Huang, Kun Post Doctoral Researcher (302) 831-0854 huangkun@udel.edu
Lekha, Chander Analytical Chemist (302) 831-8407 chander@udel.edu
Limmer, Matthew A Post Doctoral Researcher (302) 831-6210 limmer@udel.edu
Nagarajan, Vinay Associate Scientist (302) 831-3400 nagarajan@dbi.udel.edu
Norikane, Hyeon-Hye Limited Term Researcher (302) 831-4670  norikane@udel.edu
Paller, Joe Lab Coordinator I (302) 831-8407  jpaller@udel.edu
Pautler, Maria Research Associate III (302) 831-0847 mpautler@udel.edu
Rechsteiner, Cindy Business Administrator II (302) 831-8153  cindyr@udel.edu
Riggi, Sydney Extension Agent (302) 856-7303 sydney@udel.edu
Rosier, Carl Lee Limited Term Researcher (302) 831-4900 crosier@udel.edu
Saran, Usha Research Associate (302) 831-3452 bishnoi@udel.edu
Scott, Barbara A Associate Scientist (302) 856-7303 bascott@udel.edu
Siebecker, Matthew Post Doctoral Researcher (302) 831-8435 mgs@udel.edu
Tingle, Shawn Research Associate II (302) 856-7303 tingle@udel.edu
Vollmer, Kurt Post Doctoral Researcher (302) 856-7303 kvollmer@udel.edu
Weldekidan, Teclemariam Scientist (302) 831-1381 tecle@udel.edu
Willey, Warren Research Associate I (302) 856-7303 wwilley@udel.edu
Zheng, Wenjuan Post Doctoral Researcher wendyzh@udel.edu
Zoehrer, Melinda Program Coordinator, Botanic Gardens (302) 831-0153 mzoehrer@udel.edu

Staff

Biddle, Susan Academic Support Coordinator (302) 831-2531 sbiddle@udel.edu
Brannen, Linda Administrative Assistant II (302) 831-2534 lbrannen@udel.edu
Connor, Allison Administrative Assistant II (302) 831-3409 amconnor@udel.edu
Dempsey, Rodney Horticultural Greenhouse Supervisor (302) 831-1374 dempsey@udel.edu
Turner, Kathleen Administrative Assistant II (302) 831-6378 kturner@udel.edu
Winkelmayer, Susan Administrative Assistant (302) 831-6161 swink@udel.edu