Paul Armsworth’s research aims to inform biodiversity conservation strategies and management of ecosystem services.
Gary Bates specializes in forage species selection and demonstrates the latest scientific techniques for sustainable forage production.
Michael Blum focuses on disasters and infectious disease; coastal protection and restoration; and conservation of freshwater resources.
Jessica Budke researches the development, evolution, and function of plant structures.
Natalie Bumgarner is a residential and consumer horticulture expert. She advises gardeners on fruit, vegetable, and ornamental crops.
Jennifer DeBruyn researches the impacts of biodegradable plastics on soil health and the decomposition of vertebrate mortalities.
Liz Eckelkamp works with farmers to maximize dairy efficiency through precision technologies and animal health.
Kelsey Ellis researches extreme and hazardous weather, including hurricanes, tornadoes, and extreme temperatures and precipitation.
Annette Engel specializes in understanding the nature and extent of microbial activities in geochemical reactions.
Nina Fefferman applies insights from her research to design practical, real-world strategies for epidemic/pandemic preparedness and response.