The Ohio State University



Dr. Michelle Jones studied agricultural biochemistry at Iowa State University for her BS and received her PhD in Horticulture with an emphasis in molecular physiology from Purdue University in 1997.  She was on the faculty at Colorado State University and moved to The Ohio State University in 2001.  She is currently a Professor in the Horticulture and Crop Science Department and the D.C. Kiplinger Endowed Floriculture Chair. She works with the Greenhouse Industry as a Floriculture Extension Specialist and conducts research in Horticultural Crop improvement.