Ph.D. Agronomy and Environmental Management (soil chemistry/fertility), 8/2005Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LADissertation: Chemistry, management, and testing of phosphorus and zinc in selected calcareous Louisiana soils.
M.S. Agriculture (soil fertility), 06/2001Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX Thesis: The effects of K fertilization practices on Coastal Bermudagrass grown on two east Texas soils.
B.S. Agriculture Science, 12/1997Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
Aug. 2006 – July 2011 Assistant Professor, LSU AgCenter Rice Research Station, Crowley, LA. Sept. 2005 – Aug. 2006 Soil Scientist, United States Department of Agriculture Natural Resource Conservation Service, Robstown, Texas.
June 2001 – Aug. 2005 Graduate Research/Teaching Assistant, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA. June 1999 – Aug. 2001 Graduate Research/Teaching Assistant, Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX.
Jan. 1998 – June 1999 Agriculture Science Instructor, Troup, TX.