Professional Goals

Short-term Goals

  • To pass my written and oral preliminary exams fall of 2016
  • To successfully defend my dissertation spring of 2017
  • To graduate from Virginia Tech with a Doctor of Philosophy in horticulture spring of 2017

Long-term Goals

  • To become a tenure-track professor in horticulture at a college or university with an emphasis on teaching
  • To develop a research program geared toward improving nutrient management in containerized nursery-crop production
  • To educate nursery-crop growers on the importance of nutrient management so they may feel compelled to reduce their environmental footprint

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