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Fred Allen

Professor, Coordinator of Variety Testing

2431 Joe Johnson Dr.
University of Tennessee
Knoxville, TN 37996-4561
865-974-7324 ph
865-974-1947 fax

Professional Interests:  Dr. Allen's research interests have included soybean breeding and genetics with an emphasis on developing new soybean cultivars for TN and surrounding states. He also conducted research on statistical and selection techniques aimed at improving the efficiency of plant breeding programs, and research on genetic control of important agronomic traits in soybeans. He has taught Statistics for Biological Research and Advanced Plant Breeding, and served as an advisor to undergraduate and graduate students in the Department.