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Lincoln Best
Faculty Research Assistant
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Emily Braithwaite
Faculty Research Assistant
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Carolyn Breece
Senior Faculty Research Assistant I
541-737-5440
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Apiculture

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

I manage multiple research grants in the College of Agricultural Sciences, including:

  • Sustainable Spotted Wing Drosophila...
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
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  • Apiculture and Pollination Biology
  • Molecular Entomology: Insect Physiology / Proteomics / Metabolomics / Lipidomics / Functional Biology
  • Ecotoxicology and Molecular Ecology
  • Neuroethology in insects
  • Zoology

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Annie Chozinski
Faculty Research Assistant
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Annie works with Associate Professor and Viticulture Extension Specialist, Patty Skinkis. She has two Horticulture degrees, a B.S. from The Ohio State University and an M.S. from Oregon State University. Prior to working in the Viticulture Lab, she worked for 12 years as a Faculty Research...

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

Matthew Davis
Faculty Research Assistant
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Amanda Davis
Senior Faculty Research Asst 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...

Kelly Ensor
Office Specialist 1
541-737-5508
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Satyanarayana Gouthu
Research Associate
541-737-2982
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Entomology

Jessica Green
Senior Faculty Research Assistant I
541-737-5456
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My research focus is integrated pest management (IPM) in vegetable and field crops, including:

  • regional insect pest monitoring
  • pesticide research trials
  • biological weed control

I am also a technical assistant for College of Ag working...

Ryan Hill
Faculty Research Assistant
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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
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Sarah Kincaid
Faculty Research Assistant
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David King
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Hannah Lucas
Faculty Research Assistant
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Clint Mattox Contact person by email

research alternative methods of controlling turfgrass diseases, notably Microdochium patch on Poa annua putting greens

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 II
541-737-3695
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  • Annual bluegrass nutrition
  • Turfgrass diseases
  • Turfgrass weed control
  • Moss control on putting greens
Andy Nagy
Faculty Research Assistant
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Mariko Nonogaki
Faculty Research Assistant
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Iovanna Pandelova
Research Associate
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Scott Robbins
Horticulture Farm Manager
541-737-5483
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Marco Valerio R...
Research Associate (Post Doc)
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Benjamin Sallmann
Faculty Research Assistant
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Honey Bee Lab

David Smith
Senior Faculty Research Assistant II
541-737-3108
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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
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Ellen Topitzhofer
Faculty Research Assistant
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Bee Lab

June-Sun Yoon
Post Doc
(541) 738-4041

The mechanism of RNA interference in insects; Develop RNAi as a pest management tool.

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3420 NW Orchard Ave
Corvallis, OR