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Jamal Faghihi


  • Research and Extension Nematologist

Awards & Honors

(2014) Bravo award. Department of Entomology.

(2013) 2013 extension and educational community award for digital decision aids to Purdue extension corn and soybean field guide, mobile app. American society of agronomy.

(2008) 2008 Extension Educational Material. American Society of Agronomy.

Selected Publications

Faghihi, J., & Ferris, V. R. (2016). Nematode Updates - Now is the Best Time to Sample for SCN. pest and crop newsletter, (24). Retrieved from

Faghihi, J., & Ferris, V. R. (2016). Nematode Updates - Corn Parasitic Nematodes. pest and crop newsletter, (7), 1. Retrieved from

Merzdorf, J. V. (2016). Purdue nematologist: Cool, wet spring may increase risk of needle nematodes. Agcom news release, 1.

Wise, K. A., Faghihi, J., & Ferris, V. R. (2016). Effect of soybean cyst nematode resistant cultivars on an HG type 2 population of Heterodera glycines and sudden death syndrome in Indiana soybean. Crop, Forage, and Trufgrass management, 2(1), 3.

Effect of fall annual rye grass seeding on soybean cyst nematodes. (2010). Journal of Nematology, 42, 242.

Donald, P., Noel, G., Welacky, T., & Ferris, V. (2010). Soybean resistance to field populations of Heterodera glycines in selected geographic areas. Plant Health Progress doi:10.1094/PHP-2010-0426-01-RS, 10.

Niblack, Tylka, Bond, Diers, Donald, Ferris, . . . Wilcox (2009). A standard greenhouse method for assessing soybean cyst nematode resistance in soybean: SCE08 (standardized cyst evaluation 2008) Plant Health Progress, 10.

Faghihi, J., Ferris, V., Donald, P., Noel, G., & Welacky, T. (in press). Changes in Resistance of PI 88788 to Field Populations of Soybean Cyst Nematode. Journal Of Nematology.

Faghihi, J. (2008). Effects of selected fungicides on development of soybean cyst nematode. Nematropica, 37(2), 259-265.

Creech, J., Westphal, A., Ferris, V., Vyn, T., Santini, J., & Johnson, W. (2008). Influence of winter weed management and crop rotation on soybean cyst nematode (Heterodera glycines)) and winter annual weeds. Weed Science, 56, 103-111.