Our Team Experts

The OSU Team formed of researchers, state specialists, and Extension educators have involvement with grape and wine research, outreach, and teaching activities.  To know more about their research interest and outreach activities, click on the names.


Name Position title Phone Email
Dr. Imed Dami Professor 330-263-3882 dami.1@osu.edu
Dr. Doug Doohan Professor 330-262-3593 doohan.1@osu.edu
Dr. Gary Gao Adjunct Associate Professor 740-289-2071 gao.2@osu.edu
Andrew Kirk Research Specialist/Farm Managaer AARS 440-224-0273 kirk.197@osu.edu
Dr. Melanie L Lewis Ivey Assistant Professor 330-465-0309 ivey.14@osu.edu
Dr. Joe Scheerens Professor 330-263-3826 scheerens.1@osu.edu
Dr. Maria Smith Viticulture Outreach Specialist 330-263-3825 smith.12720@osu.edu
Todd Steiner Enology Program Manager and Outreach Specialist 330-263-3881 steiner.4@osu.edu