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The Tifton Campus serves as a headquarters for research, extension and academic programs for the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.

Meet our leaders in south Georgia:

Assistant Dean for the Tifton Campus
Joe W. West
  • Office of the Assistant Dean for the Tifton Campus

Academic, Departmental and Unit Leaders

Academic Programs
George VellidisProfessor
  • Crop & Soil Sciences
Agricultural & Applied Economics
Esendugue Greg FonsahProfessor
  • Agricultural & Applied Economics
Animal & Dairy Science
John K. BernardProfessor
  • Animal & Dairy Science
  • Animal Waste Awareness in Research and Extension
Crop & Soil Sciences
Timothy Lane GreyProfessor
  • Crop & Soil Sciences
Phillip Marion RobertsExtension Entomologist - Cotton
  • Entomology
Patrick J. ConnerProfessor; Areas of Interest: Pecan breeding
  • Horticulture
Plant Pathology
Katherine L. StevensonProfessor and REI Coordinator, Epidemiology and Fungicide Resistance
  • Plant Pathology
Center for Invasive Species & Ecosystem Health
Michael D ToewsProfessor
  • Entomology
The Future Farmstead
Craig K. KvienProfessor
  • Crop & Soil Sciences
  • National Environmentally Sound Production Agriculture Laboratory (NESPAL)
National Environmentally Sound Production Agriculture Laboratory
Peggy Ozias-AkinsProfessor; Areas of Interest: Molecular genetics of plant development
  • Horticulture
  • National Environmentally Sound Production Agriculture Laboratory (NESPAL)

Location Superintendents

William A. Mills III
  • Attapulgus Research and Education Center
C.M. Stripling
Calvin D. Perry
  • C.M. Stripling Irrigation Research Park
Southeast Georgia
R. Anthony Black
  • Southeast Research and Education Center

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Tifton Facilities Management & Operations
Kurt Seigler
  • Physical Plant - Tifton
Tifton Farms
Andy Carter
  • Field Research Services - Tifton

Support Unit Leaders

Business Office
Ken SpurlinBusiness Manager III
Conference Center
Kim RutlandDirector
Experimental Statistics
Lin LuoResearch Professional IV
IT & Computer Services
Vickie H. GarrickIT Senior Manager
Duncan McCluskyLibrarian IV
Property Control
Bo CarverCAES Property Control Coordinator