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James Moyer

Director ARC and Associate Dean for Research College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences (CAHNRS)Washington State University
Work PO Box 646240 Pullman WA 99164-6240 Work Phone: 509-335-4563 Website: http://cahnrs.wsu.edu/research/
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Biographical Info

Dr. Moyer is a renowned plant pathologist with a resesearch focus on virology–in particular, the population structure and dynamics of tospoviruses. He has made contributions to sweet potato pathology and cultivar development, was awarded a patent for fingerprinting ornamental plant cultivars and is involved in numerous national and international activities.

He has served as president of the American Phytopathological Society and is a fellow of that group. He received the Morrison Medal from the U.S. Department of Agriculture-Agricultural Research Service and the Alex Laurie Award from the national floral crop industry for his research contributions.

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