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Gabriella Boyer
Bio Science Research Tech 2
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Emily Braithwaite
Faculty Research Assistant
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Carolyn Breece
Faculty Research Assistant
541-737-5440
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Apiculture

Linda Brewer
Senior Faculty Research Asst II
541-737-1408
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Technical Writer and Project Manager

I manage the following research grants at Oregon State University:

  • Sustainable Spotted Wing Drosophila Specialty Crop Research...
William Buckman
Bio Science Research Tech 1
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Nicholas Cavagnaro
Bio Science Research Tech 1
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Priyadarshini C...
Research Associate (Post Doc)
541-737-0628
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Ph.D. (Zoology)

Joel Davis
Faculty Research Assistant
541-737-5435
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Vegetable Molecular Genetics

Satyanarayana Gouthu
Research Associate
541-737-2982
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Entomology

Jessica Green
Senior Faculty Research Assistant I
Research Support
541-737-5456
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Entomology, Vegetable IPM

Weed Management

Jennifer Holt
Coordinator Oregon Master Beekeeper Program
541-737-1875
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Beekeeping

Tyler Hoskins
Faculty Research Assistant
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Shinji Kawai
Faculty Research Assistant
541-737-5435
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Hannah Lucas
Faculty Research Assistant
541-737-1447
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Rebecca Mc Cluskey
Senior Faculty Research Assistant I
541-737-5435
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Tree Fruits and Nuts

Brian Mc Donald
Senior Faculty Research Assistant I
541-737-3695
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  • Annual bluegrass nutrition
  • Turfgrass diseases
  • Turfgrass weed control
  • Moss control on putting greens
Lea Merlet
Faculty Research Assistant
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Andy Nagy
Faculty Research Assistant
541-737-7760
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Mariko Nonogaki
Faculty Research Assistant
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Iovanna Pandelova
Research Associate
541-737-5292
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Dalila Rendon
Research Associate (Post Doc)
541-737-6380
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Landry Rossdeutsch
Research Associate (Post Doc)
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Marco Valerio R...
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541-737-4036
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Benjamin Sallmann
Faculty Research Assistant
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Honey Bee Lab

Lane Selman
Senior Faculty Research Assistant I
541-737-3695
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Lane Selman grew up on a citrus farm on Florida's space coast where her Sicilian great-grandparents settled in the 1920s.  She has a Bachelors degree in Agronomy and a Masters in Entomology, both from the University of Florida.  She moved to Oregon in 2001 and since 2005 has been an...

David Smith
Senior Faculty Research Assistant I
541-737-2702
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I work for Dr. Shawn Mehlenbacher, assisting with development of high-yielding, disease resistant hazelnut cultlivars for the Oregon industry.

I am responsible for propagating hazels through seed, grafts, layerage and cuttings, culture and management of our plants in the greenhouse...

Jacob Snelling
Faculty Research Assistant
541-737-4596
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Peter Sturman
Bio Science Research Tech 3
503-678-1264
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Ellen Topitzhofer
Faculty Research Assistant
541-737-4896
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Bee Lab

Amanda Vance
Senior Faculty Research Assistant I
971-801-0394
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Amanda has been a Faculty Research Assistant for the berry crop production/physiology research program in the Department of Horticulture and the NWREC (led by Dr. Bernadine Strik) since 2013. She establishes and manages organic and conventional berry crop research plantings and works on...

Sugae Wada
Research Associate
541-738-4218
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  • Planning, setting up, and analyzing experiments for improving micropropagation of woody plants. 
  • Investigating and optimizing mineral nutrition in tissue culture media by eliminating physiological disorders in vitro micropropagation systems.
  • Testing,...
Amelia White
Faculty Research Assistant
(918) 760-8221
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I assist with various research projects in the Viticulture lab (Skinkis lab) at Oregon State University, including the Statewide Crop Load Project.