Dr. Curtis Dell - Ph.D.

Dr. Curtis Dell

Dr. Curtis Dell is the Acting Director of the USDA Southern Plains Climate Hub, where he leads a team of scientists and outreach specialists who conduct applied research, assess user needs and vulnerabilities, communicate weather and climate information to regional audiences, and build regional partnerships within and beyond USDA. He has been a Research Soil Scientist with the Agricultural Research Service since 2001. His permanent duty station is University Park, Pennsylvania, where he conducts research on carbon and nitrogen cycling in pasture and diary forage systems. He is a Co-Leader of the USDA Northeast Climate Hub. He holds a B.S. in Agronomy and M.S. in Soil Microbiology from Purdue University and his Ph.D. in Soil Microbiology from Kansas State University.

Director, Southern Plains Climate Hub
ARS Grazing Lands Research Laboratory
U.S. Department of Agriculture

7207 W. Cheyenne Street
El Reno, OK 73036
Phone Number
405-262-5291 ext. 268
USDA Southern Plains Climate Hub
USDA Agricultural Research Service