Richard C. Pratt
Dr. Richard Pratt
Office Location: Skeen Hall, N127
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Office Phone: (575) 646-2629
Office Fax: (575)646 6041
Maize and bean germplasm development
Grain-quality and host-resistance traits of maize
Crop adaptation and production
Purdue University - Ph.D. Plant Genetics 1985
University of Arizona - M.S. Plant Sciences 1978
University of Arizona - B.S. Horticulture 1976
Director (2013-Present) NMSU AES, Cropping Systems Research Innovation Program, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM.
Professor and Head (2011-2015) Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM.
Professor (2009-2011) Department of Horticulture and Crop Science, The Ohio State University, Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, Wooster OH. Member-OSU Plant Molecular Biology and Biotechnology Program; Member-OSU Food Innovation Center
Assoc. Professor (1994-2006) Department of Horticulture and Crop Science, The Ohio State University, Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, Wooster, OH.
Assistant Professor (1987-1994) Department of Agronomy, The Ohio State University Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, Wooster, OH.
Research Scientist (1985-1987) Interdepartmental Program (Entomology, Horticulture, Food Science and Agronomy) Research Initiative: Insects of Stored Pulses (R.I.I.S.P), Purdue University, W. Lafayette, IN.
Maize Synthetic Populations: 11
Maize inbreds: Oh599, Oh603, Oh605, Oh610, GEMS:0002
Common bean germplasm lines: 7
Mapping populations: 1
American Society of Agronomy
Crop Science Society of America
American Society for Horticulture Science
Society for Economic Botany
Gamma Sigma Delta
Awards and Recognition:
2006 - International Service in Crop Science Award, Crop Science Society of America
2006 - International Award of Merit, Gamma Sigma Delta Honor Society of Agriculture
2005 - African Crop Science Society Award
2001 - Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society
1999 - Honorary Faculty member, Northwestern Univ. Agric. Sciences, Maize Institute of Shaanxi Province, P.R. China
1999 - Research, Marketing and Deliver of Quality Cereals and Oilseeds Regional Project (NC-213) Certificate of Appreciation for Exemplary Contributions to Regional Research
1995 - Who's Who in Science and Engineering. 3rd Ed. Marquis Who's Who
1980 - Gamma Sigma Delta, The Honor Society of Agriculture
1979 - David Ross Research Fellowship, Purdue University