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

Juan Carlos studies how water quality affect the incidence of clogging pipes in greenhouses.

 

 


CoraMcGehee

Cora McGehee, M.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: cora.mcgehee@uconn.edu

Cora studies the microbial ecology of the rhizosphere of hydroponically-grown crops.

 


Carla Caballero, B.Sc.
Research Aide

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

Tel: (860) 486-1939,  Email:carla.caballero@uconn.edu

Carla assist in conducting multiple projects in the the greenhouse.

 


SohanAziz

Sohan Aziz
Undergraduate Research Assistant

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

Sohan studies algae accumulation and control in hydroponics solutions.