School Name

School of Agriculture, Fisheries and Human Sciences

Department Name

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Dr. Sathish Kumar Ponniah

Extension Specialist/Instructor
Department of Agriculture 
 Dr. Ponniah
RM 205
Holiday Hall

1200 N. University Drive
Pine Bluff, AR 71601

Phone: (870) 575-8548
Additional phone: (304) 941-8416
Fax: (870) 575-4629
Email: ponniahs@uapb.edu
Courses
AGRI-4400/GAGRI-5400 Molecular Biology
AGRI-2326 Introduction to Agricultural Biotechnology 
AGRI-4304 Plant Physiology


Current Research
-Transcriptome analysis of sweetpotato storage roots
-Evaluation of sweetpotato breeding lines

Extension Activities
-Sweetpotato virus-indexing
-Multiplication of virus-indexed sweetpotato cultivars