Current Members

Lina Quesada-Ocampo
Professor and Extension Specialist
Office: Plant Sciences Building 4122
Phone: 919-513-3530
Email: lmquesad@ncsu.edu
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Yara Rosado
Research Associate
Field and Lab Technician
Office: Plant Sciences Building 4120A
Phone: 984-789-2395‬
Email: yirosad2@ncsu.edu
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Hunter Collins
Research Assistant
Field Technician
Office: Plant Sciences Building 4120D
Phone: 806-241-2281‬
Email: shcollin@ncsu.edu
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Mary Lorscheider
Extension Communicator CucCAP
Office: Plant Sciences Building 4118
Email: mlorsch@ncsu.edu
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Usha BhattaUsha Bhatta
Postdoctoral Researcher
Office: Plant Sciences Building 4168H
Email: ukbhatta@ncsu.edu
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Kelly AvilaKelly Avila
Postdoctoral Researcher
Office: Plant Sciences Building 4168J
Email: kjavila@ncsu.edu
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Mariana Prieto
Graduate Student (Ph. D. in progress)
Research: Cucurbit downy mildew
Office: Plant Sciences Building 4120B
Email: mprieto@ncsu.edu
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Jack Mascarenhas
Graduate Student (M. Sc. in progress)
Research: Sweetpotato disease control
Office: Plant Sciences Building 4120C
Email: jmmasca2@ncsu.edu
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Sarah Cochran
Graduate Student (Ph. D. in progress)
Research: Phytophthora capsici on Cucurbits
Office: Plant Sciences Building 4168F
Email: smcochr2@ncsu.edu
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Carlos MoralesCarlos Morales
Graduate Student (Ph. D. in progress)
Research: Sweetpotato disease control
Office: Plant Sciences Building 4168E
Email: camorale@ncsu.edu
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Abby Hagerty
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Office: Plant Sciences Building 4118
Email: achagert@ncsu.edu
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Sera Walthall
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Office: Plant Sciences Building 4118
Email: scwaltha@ncsu.edu
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Gofran AlshwaikiGofran Alshwaiki
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Office: Plant Sciences Building 4118
Email: gaalshwa@ncsu.edu
amelia vitelloAmelia Vitello
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Office: Plant Sciences Building 4118
Email: acvitell@ncsu.edu
Madelyn FieldMadelyn Field
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Office: Plant Sciences Building 4118
Email: mlfield@ncsu.edu
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Sarthak Mishra
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Office: Plant Sciences Building 4118
Email: smishra7@ncsu.edu
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Michelle VueMichelle Vue
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Office: Plant Sciences Building 4118
Email: mvue3@ncsu.edu
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