University of Florida

Rosanna Freyre

Research Scientist, Ornamental Plant Breeding

Environmental Horticulture Dept.
University of Florida
2551 Fifield Hall, PO Box 110670
Gainesville FL 32611-0670

Phone: (352) 273-4575
Fax: (352) 392-3870
E-mail: rfreyre@ufl.edu

Curriculum Vitae (39KB pdf)

Professional Background

Education

  • PhD in Plant Breeding and Genetics, Michigan Sate University. ‘Quantitative trait loci analyses of tuber traits in diploid potato (Solanum spp), 1993
  • MS in Plant Breeding, Universidad Nacional Agraria, Lima, Perú. ‘Development of synthetic hexaploids of Ipomoea trifida (H.B.K.) G. Don’, 1989
  • BS in Biology (summa cum laude), Universidad Nacional Agraria, Lima, Perú, 1987

Work Experience

  • Sep 2010 – present: Research Scientist, Dept. Environmental Horticulture, University of Florida. 100% research, 0.5 FTE
  • Aug 2006 – Feb 2010, Research Scientist, Dept. Environmental Horticulture, University of Florida.  100% research, 0.8 FTE.              
  • 2003 – 2006, Graduate Faculty, Dept. Plant Biology, University of New Hampshire
  • 1999 – 2000, Trial Manager, Pleasant View Gardens, Loudon, NH (part-time)
  • 1999 – 2001, Manager and editor, UNH Sustainable Horticulture website (part-time)
  • 1998 – 2006, Research Assistant Professor, Dept. Plant Biology, University of New Hampshire
  • 1996 – 1997, Affiliate Researcher, Dept. Plant Biology, University of New Hampshire
  • 1993 – 1996, Post-doctoral Scholar, University of California, Davis, CA
  • 1990 - 1993, Graduate Research Assistant, Michigan State University, Lansing MI
  • 1987 – 1989, Research Assistant, International Potato Center (CIP), Lima, Perú

Research

 


Rosanna Freyre