- B.S. 1998, Plant and Soil Science, University of Vermont
- M.S. 2007, Food Science and Technology, Cornell University
Jason was a graduate student in the lab from 2004 to 2008. He worked on milk spoilage microbes with the MQIP lab, particularly on Bacillus and Paenibacillus. The title of his thesis was “Molecular subtyping and characterization of psychrotolerant endospore-forming bacteria in fluid milk production systems: from farm to table”. Jason went on to be Manager of Cornell’s Dairy Plant. View Jason's key publications from his time in the lab. View Jason's LinkedIn profile.