Research Support

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Lincoln Best
Faculty Research Assistant
541-737-1273
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Carolyn Breece
Senior Faculty Research Assistant
541-737-5440
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Apiculture

Linda Brewer
Academic Wage Appt - Salaried
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...
Emma Buczkowski
Faculty Research Assistant
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Nicholas Cavagnaro
Bio Science Research Tech 1
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Joel Davis
Faculty Research Assistant
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Vegetable Molecular Genetics

Matthew Davis
Faculty Research Assistant
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  • Dry farmed vegetable production
  • Plant ecophysiology
  • Vegetable grafting
  • Soil health and management
Amanda Davis Amanda Davis
Senior Faculty Research Assistant II
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. Scott Lukas and formerly Dr. Bernadine Strik) since 2013. She establishes and manages organic and conventional berry crop research...

Louis Delelee
Faculty Research Assistant
503-869-1549
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Grapevine Physiology

Soil and Climate Sciences

Agro-Climatology

Data Science and Statistics

Climate Change Impacts

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

Ryan Hill
Faculty Research Assistant
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Hyo Sang Jang
Research Associate
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Shinji Kawai
Faculty Research Assistant
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Sarah Kincaid
Faculty Research Assistant
541-737-3139
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David King
Faculty Research Assistant
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Brian Knaus
Research Associate
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Ivory Knutson
Faculty Research Assistant
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Ornamental Plant Breeding

Jen Larsen
Coord Oregon Master Beekeeper
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Beekeeping

Hannah Lucas
Senior Faculty Research Assistant
541-737-6164
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Rebecca Mc Cluskey
Senior Faculty Research Assistant
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Tree Fruits and Nuts

Brian Mc Donald
Senior Faculty Research Assistant
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  • Annual bluegrass nutrition
  • Turfgrass diseases
  • Turfgrass weed control
  • Moss control on putting greens
Serhan Mermer
Research Associate
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Andy Nagy
Faculty Research Assistant
541-737-7760
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Iovanna Pandelova
Research Associate
541-737-5292
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Kyoo Rok Park
Research Associate
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Scott Robbins
Senior Faculty Research Assistant
541-737-5483
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Charles Schmid
Research Associate
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David Smith
Senior Faculty Research Assistant
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
Senior Faculty Research Assistant I
541-737-4596
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Gabriella Tait
Research Associate
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Ellen Topitzhofer Ellen Topitzhofer
Senior Faculty Research Assistant I
541-737-4896
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Bee Lab

Ruying Wang
Research Associate
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Dr. Wang's current research directions include turfgrass disease suppression using Epichloë endophytes, as well as exploring the carbon sequestration potential of managed turfgrass systems. 

John Webber
Faculty Research Assistant
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