I joined the Department of Plant Pathology at Kansas State University in 1982. My graduate degree was in Nematology from the Department of Plant Pathology at Oklahoma State University.
- M.S. Plant Pathology, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, 1982
- B.S. Biology, Northeastern State University, Tahlequah, 1980
Strategies for durable resistance in soybean to Heterodera glycines; management of nematode diseases in corn and wheat; population and community ecology of soil nematodes; soil biodiversity; sentinel taxa of ecosystem disturbance.