Meet our team

RosaRaudalesRosa E. Raudales, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor & Greenhouse Extension Specialist

Dept. of Plant Science and Landscape Architecture
1376 Storrs Rd. Unit 4067, Storrs, CT 06269
Tel: (860) 486-6043
Email: rosa.raudales@uconn.edu

Specialty areas: Horticulture, plant pathology, water quality, root and water microbiology, agricultural education and communication

 

 


LeannePundt

Leanne Pundt, M.P.S.
Greenhouse IPM Extension Educator

Dept. of Extension and IPM Program
843 University Dr., Torrington, CT 06790
Tel: (860) 626- 6855
Email: leanne.pundt@uconn.edu

Specialty areas: Integrated pest management, beneficial microbes, and horticulture

 


JuanCabreraJuan C. Cabrera, B.Sc.
Graduate Student (Ph.D. in Horticulture)

Dept. of Plant Science and Landscape Architecture
Agricultural Biotechnology Laboratory Rm 202, Storrs, CT 06269
Tel: (860) 486-1939, Email: juan.cabrera@uconn.edu

Project: Effect of biofilms in irrigation on plant health.

 

 


CoraMcGehee

Cora McGehee, B.Sc.
Graduate Student (M.S. in Horticulture)

Dept. of Plant Science and Landscape Architecture
Agricultural Biotechnology Laboratory Rm 202, Storrs, CT 06269

Tel: (860) 486-1939,  Email: cora.mcgehee@uconn.edu

Project: Non-chemical control of plant pathogens in hydroponics.

 


Daniel E. Katz, B.Sc.
Graduate Student (M.S. in Horticulture)

Dept. of Plant Science and Landscape Architecture
Agricultural Biotechnology Laboratory Rm 207, Storrs, CT 06269

Tel: (860) 486-1939,  Email:daniel.e.katz@uconn.edu

Project: Use of reclaimed water for greenhouse production, biofilm and water  microbiome

 


SohanAziz

Sohan Aziz
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Dept. of Plant Science and Landscape Architecture
Agricultural Biotechnology Laboratory Rm 207, Storrs, CT 06269

Project: Algae accumulation and control in hydroponics.