University of Maryland

College of Agriculture & Natural Resources

Welcome to MAES

The Maryland Agricultural Experiment Station (MAES) represents the research arm of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (AGNR) at the University of Maryland College Park.  MAES funds and fosters research at all levels (molecular, cellular, organism, ecosystem, etc.) for the sustainable (economically and environmentally) and safe (ecosystem health and human health) food production.  MAES funds and supports more than 120 faculty conducting research within AGNR and other collaborating colleges.  Research supported by MAES is conducted both on campus within the academic units and off-campus in four Research and Education Centers consisting of 8 facilities that represent diverse physiographic and land resources regions. Please contact the MAES Office at (301) 405-2462 (Theresa Simmons) for questions.

Adel Shirmohammadi
Associate Dean for Research &
Associate Director of MAES

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