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Field Station
The University of Mississippi

Field Station Staff

Scott S. Knight., Ph.D

Scott Knight, Director

Work 662 915-6507
Cell 662 832-0830

Kimberly Frink Yarborough

Kim Yarborough, Operations Supervisor

Phone: (662) 915-5479

Drew Ursic, Field Station Manager

Terrry Welch, Water System Coordinator


Resident Scientists

Dr. Abbas Ali, Senior Research Scientist

Principal Scientist in the National Center for Natural Products Research

Phone: (662) 915-3524


Dr. Marjorie M. Holland, Professor Emerita

Dr. Gail Stratton, Professor Emerita

Dr. Pat Miller, Professor Emerita

Visiting Scientists

Dr. Rich Buchholz, Professor

Phone: (662) 915-5012

Chris Leary1

Dr. Chris Leary, Associate Professor

Phone: (662) 915-1087
Dr. Michelle Ohmer, Assistant Professor
Phone #: (662) 915-7751

colin jackson1

Dr. Colin Jackson, Professor, Associate Chair, and Graduate Program Coordinator

Phone: (662) 915-7495
Elizabeth M Prewitt

Dr. Elizabeth Prewitt, Clinical Assistant Professor of Elementary Education

Phone: (662) 915-7350

Dr. Richard E Lizotte, Research Ecologist, USDA-ARS; National Sedimentation Lab


Dr. Jason Taylor, Research Ecologist, UDSA-ARS; National Sedimentation Lab