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Institute of Plant Breeding, Genetics & Genomics: People

Brian Schwartz

Assistant Professor

Brian SchwartzCrop and Soil Sciences Department
115 Coastal Way, Rm. 135
Tifton, GA 31793-0748

Phone: 229-386-3272
Fax: 229-386-7293
Email: tifturf@uga.edu

Research area: Turfgrass breeding

Bio

Brian M. Schwartz is an assistant professor of turfgrass breeding and management at the University of Georgia, Tifton Campus. Dr. Schwart's Ph.D. in plant breeding is from the University of Florida and his M.S. and B.S. are from Texas A&M University in plant breeding and plant & environmental soil science, respectively. He is an active member in the Crop Science Society of America, American Society of Agronomy, United States Golf Association, and the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America.

Education

Degree Field Institution Date Obtained
M.S. Plant Breeding Texas A&M University 2005
Ph.D. Plant Breeding University of Florida 2008