High School Students
High School students have the opportunity to do research in our program every summer through the UGA College of Agriculture & Environmental Sciences Young Scholars Program.
There are various ways for undergraduate students registered at UGA to be involved in our program. We routinely hire 4-5 students per semester for assist with research in the laboratory, greenhouse and field. Students can work up to 20 hours per week during the spring and fall semesters and 40 hours per week during summer. We also offer student employment through the Federal Work Study Program and research opportunities in our laboratory through the Center for Undergraduate Research Opportunities (CURO). If you are interested in any of these opportunities, please contact Dr. McGregor.
We accept M.S. and Ph.D. students through the graduate programs of the Department of Horticulture and The Institute of Plant Breeding, Genetics & Genomics. Assistantships are available on a competitive basis to exceptional applicants. Interested parties should contact Dr. McGregor and provide a Statement of Purpose, as well as GRE, GPA and TOEFL (international students) scores.