Wehner, Todd C.

Professor
Horticultural Science
tcwehner@gmail.com
919-741-8929
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Dr. Wehner has been working on plant breeding at NC State University since 1979. Responsibilities include research in the area of cucurbit breeding (cucumber, watermelon and specialty melons), teaching (plant breeding methods, distance education, integrated breeding databases), and service to the department. Outside activities include consulting with industry and teaching at the Plant Breeding Academy at the University of California-Davis. There is information provided on this website for plant breeding work on cucumber, watermelon, and other cucurbits (specialty melon, cantaloupe, luffa gourd). There is also information on courses taught, as well as the plant breeding and vegetable crops programs at NC State. For additional information, see biography, international activities, and resume' below.

 
Expertise:
  Plant Breeding | Plant Genomics and Genetics
Country(s) of experience:
  China-Peoples Rep | Czech Republic | Israel | Kenya | Mexico | Poland | South Africa | Sri Lanka | Thailand | Turkey | Turkmenistan |
Type(s) of International Experience:
  Researcher in an international project | Instructor at an academic institution overseas | Speaker at an international conference | Visiting faculty
Language(s):
  Spanish
Projects:
  African Plant Breeding Academy
01/01/2013 - 12/31/2016
Funding Agency/Sponsor:
Institutional Partner: University of California, Davis (UC Davis), USA
  Plant Breeding Academy - Asia
01/01/2013 - 12/31/2016
Funding Agency/Sponsor:
Institutional Partner: University of California, Davis (UC Davis), USA
  Chilling Tolerance in Watermelon
01/01/2009 - 12/31/2016
Funding Agency/Sponsor: North Carolina State University
Institutional Partner:
  Cucumber Gene Mutants
01/01/2008 - 12/31/2016
Funding Agency/Sponsor:
Institutional Partner:
  Cucurbitaceae Conference
01/01/2010 - 12/31/2010
Funding Agency/Sponsor:
Institutional Partner: EUCARPIA, EU