DPH Graduate - May 2013
Dr. Tara Wood

Doctor of Plant Health Degree: 2013, University of Nebraska - Lincoln

Doctoral Document: Agricultural Development in the Northern Savannah of Ghana

Syngenta-FEAE Industry and USDA-NIFA National Needs Fellowship recipient. Dr. Wood was the first graduate of the Doctor of Plant Health Program!

Master of Science in Entomology: 2009, University of Arkansas - Fayetteville

Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science: 2006, Eureka College - Eureka, IL (Minors in Biology, Philosophy and Religion)

Dr. Wood lives in Peoria, IL and works with various entities as an Independent Consultant on projects ranging from creating a large-scale crop feasibility study for Uganda to ensuring the economic and environmental benefits of regenerative agriculture reach marginalized people and communities.