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Dr. Karen A. Garrett

Preeminent Professor

Karren Garrett


Phone: (352) 273-4648
Office: Room #2411, Fifield Hall
2550 Hull Road
Gainesville, FL, 32611




My research addresses opportunities to improve systems that support food security and conservation. Current projects include systems analysis of seed health, crop disease management, and microbiomes.
For more information about research in the Garrett Lab, please visit

  • Education

    Ph.D. Botany & Plant Pathology, Oregon State University, 2000

    M.S. Statistics, Colorado State University, 1992

    M.S. Plant Pathology & Weed Science, Colorado State University, 1991

    B.S. International Agronomy, Purdue University, 1985

  • Publications

    View a collection of my publications on Google Scholar