Bio

Kassim Al-Khatib

 

Contact Information

279A Robbins – MS-4
One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
kalkhatib@ucdavis.edu

Education

  • Ph.D, Kansas State University, Manhattan, 1984
  • B.S, University of Baghdad, 1972 – Agronomy

Professional Experiences

  • 2015-Present  Melvin D. Androus Endowed Professor for Weed Science
  • 2009-2015      UC IPM Director and Professor, University of California, Davis
  • 2003-2009     Professor, Weed Science, Kansas State University, Manhattan
  • 1998-2003      Associate Professor, Weed Science, Kansas State University
  • 1996-1998       Assistant Professor, Weed Science, Kansas State University
  • 1992-1996       Extension Weed Specialist, Washington State University, Mount Vernon
  • 1989-1992       Assistant Horticulturist/Agronomist, Washington State University, Prosser
  • 1984-1989       Postdoctoral Research Associate, Crop Physiology, Kansas State University
  • 1980-1984       Graduate Research Assistant, Kansas State University
  • 1976-1979       Technical Development Manager, Intrachem SA, Geneva, Switzerland
  • 1973-1975       Research Assistant, University of Baghdad

Honors and Awards

  • Fulbright research award, US Department of State
  • Weed Science 2012 Outstand Paper Award, Weed Science Society of America
  • Fellow Award, Weed Science Society of America
  • Fellow Award, Western Society of Weed Science
  • Fellow Award, American Society of Agronomy
  • Fellow Award, North Central Weed Science Society
  • Education Materials Award, Glyphosate Stewardship Publication.       American Society of Agronomy
  • Outstanding Research Award, Gamma Sigma Delta, Kansas State University
  • Outstanding Weed Scientist, Western Society of Weed Science
  • Distinguished Achievement Award for Research, North Central Weed Science Society
  • Education Materials Award, Development of Outstanding Educational Materials, American Society of Agronomy
  • Achievement Award, Washington State Weed Association

Professional Societies

  • International Weed Science Society
  • Weed Science Society of America
  • California Weed Science Society
  • American Society of Agronomy
  • Crop Science Society of America
  • Western Society of Weed Science
  • North central Weed Science Society
  • United States Council of Agricultural Science and Technology