Extension Specialist – Horticulture IPM

Development of science-based IPM programs in horticultural and specialty crop production.

Training of county agents, growers, industry and other stakeholders in IPMprinciples and effective, economic pest management methods.

Targeted problem-solving research and recommendations in horticulture crops and publication of results.
Collaboration with diverse IPM faculty and industry.

Hands-on problem solving and diagnostics for horticulture and specialty crop stakeholders and county extension programs.

Updated, research-based and supported educational materials, demonstrations, and modern informational tools.


An earned Doctorate in horticulture, agriculture, natural resources, or other related field of study is required.