Faculty and Staff




D. Paul Jackson, Ph.D. 


Assistant Professor of Plant Science 

Linnie Leggett Endowed Professor of Agriculture


Contact Information

Office LocationSouth Campus, Reese Hall, Rm 124

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Phone: (318) 257-2412

Fax(318) 257-4288

Mailing AddressP.O. Box 10198, Ruston, Louisiana 71272

Shipping Address: 1501 Reese Dr., Ruston, Louisiana 71270





Ph.D.-Auburn University, 2010, Horticulture

M.S.-Louisiana Tech University,2006,Environmental Biology (Plant Regeneration)

B.S.-Northwestern State University, 2000, Biology 



Teaching Responsibilites 

HNRS 100-Honors University Seminar 

PLSC 101-Introduction to Plant Science 

    PLSC 220-Greenhouse Management 

PLSC 284-Landscape Plants  

PLSC 301-Landscape Design and Contracting 

   PLSC 422-Pest Management


Research Interests

Pine and hardwood seedling quality

Forest tree seedling nursery management

Weed and disease control in nursery and row crops

Outplanting performance


Selected Publications