• Professor of Food Science
  • Chair of the Cocoa, Chocolate, and Confectionery Research Group
  • Assistant Dean and Director of International Programs
  • Faculty Affiliate, School of International Affairs
  • Senior Food Safety Extension Associate
  • Professor of Food Science
  • Extension Assistant Director of Programs
  • Food Safety Extension Specialist - Muscle Foods
  • Chair of the Food Safety Impact Group

Areas of Expertise

  • Food safety
  • Food microbiology
  • Foodborne pathogens
  • Antimicrobials
  • Edible films
  • Spoilage
  • Meat, poultry, seafood, muscle foods
  • HACCP
  • Sanitation
  • Agricultural Teacher Educator

Areas of Expertise

  • Agricultural Teacher Education
  • Teaching and Learning in Agriculture
  • Developing Global Competency in Agriculture
  • School-based agricultural education
  • Interim Director of the Penn State Fruit Research and Extension Center
  • Professor of Agricultural Economics

Areas of Expertise

  • Farm Management
  • Risk Management
  • Production Economics
  • Professor of Forest Resources

Areas of Expertise

  • Water Energy Food Nexus
  • Bioenergy
  • Agroforestry
  • Forest Economics and Finance
  • International Forestry
  • Forest Extension
  • Non Timber Forest Products
  • Professor of Horticultural Marketing and Business Management
  • Affiliate Appointment: Agribusiness Management, Department of Agricultural Economics, Sociology, and Education

Areas of Expertise

  • Wine marketing strategies
  • Wine consumer attitudes and behaviors
  • Produce and ethnic food marketing
  • Retail layout and design
  • Social media strategies
  • Professor of Agricultural Economics
  • Co-Director, Center for Economic and Community Development
  • Associate Professor of Forest Management
  • Assistant Professor of International Agriculture
  • Agricultural Entrepreneurship & Marketing Educator

Areas of Expertise

  • Hard Cider
  • Agricultural International Development
  • Farmers' Market Development
  • Social Media
  • Retail Farm Marketing
  • Value Added Product Marketing and Business Development
  • Professor of Environmental Soil Science

Areas of Expertise

  • Composting and compost utilization
  • Mined land reclamation
  • Restoration of degraded soils
  • Biomass crop production
  • Assistant Professor, Youth and Adult Leadership,Penn State Extension

Areas of Expertise

  • Adult and Youth Leadership Development
  • Community Leadership Development
  • Volunteerism
  • Volunteer Leadership Development
  • Needs Assessment Research
  • Evaluation
  • Assistant Professor of Environmental and Resource Economics

Areas of Expertise

  • Environmental Economics
  • Urban and Land Use Economics
  • Applied Econometrics
  • Nonmarket Valuation
  • Policy Analysis

International Programs

Address

106 Agricultural Administration Building
University Park, PA 16802

International Programs

Address

106 Agricultural Administration Building
University Park, PA 16802