Graduate Field of Horticulture faculty

Members of the Graduate Field of Horticulture reside in the Department of Horticulture on both the Ithaca and Geneva campuses. In addition, some faculty members of other departments such as Plant Biology, Plant Breeding, Crop and Soil Science, Food Science, etc., are also members of the field. Use this guide to find graduate faculty who share your interests.

Faculty in the Graduate Field of Horticulture

Rui Hai Liu

Functional foods/nutraceuticals
Bioactive compounds in natural products and herbal remedies
Phytochemicals in fruits, vegetables and whole grains

Sonja Skelly

Sonja Skelly

Sonja Skelly

Adjunct Associate Professor and Director of Education, Cornell Botanic Gardens

Public garden management
Plants and human well being
School & youth gardening
Adult education