Andrew J. David

Associate Professor
1861 E US Hwy 169
Grand Rapids, MN 55744


Michigan State University
PhD (Plant Breeding and Genetics-Forestry), 1995

Kalamazoo College
B.A. in Biology, 1983

Areas of Interest

  • Application of breeding strategies and silvicultural systems to increase forest productivity
  • Balancing of genetic gain and genetic diversity in tree improvement programs
  • Breeding, planting and tending strategies to increase resistance to white pine blister rust.
  • Conservation genetics of forest tree species.
  • Epigenetic effects of temperature on phenology traits of economically and ecologically important forest tree species.
Andrew J. David