The Atkinson Center's Faculty Fellows program is intended to recognize and promote the work of researchers across many sustainability disciplines at Cornell, who are actively engaged with ACSF. So far, this list includes 492 researchers, from 11 Cornell colleges/schools and more than 70 departments.

Rebecca Nelson

Rebecca Nelson (ASSOC-PROF)

College / Department 1: College of Agriculture + Life Sciences / Plant Pathology + Plant-Microbe Biology
College / Department 2: CALS / Plant Breeding + Genetics

Graduate Field(s): Plant Pathology, Plant Breeding, International Agriculture and Rural Development


Other Cornell Affiliations

Institute for Genomic Diversity

Other Academic, Research, or Institute Appointments

Scientific Director, The McKnight Foundation Collaborative Crop Research Program

Area(s) of Interest

Agricultural Development, Biodiversity, Climate Change, Community-based Approaches, Crop And Livestock Improvement, Environment, Human Health, Molecular Genetics / Biotechnology, Rural Development, Sustainable Agriculture And Food Systems, Water Management