Charles Boyer

Charles BoyerDean

AS 102
Phone: 559-278-2061

Biography: Charles Boyer is currently dean of the Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology, California State University, Fresno. Prior to his position at California State University Fresno, Boyer was associate dean and associate director of the Agricultural Experiment Station, professor and head, Department of Horticulture, Oregon State University. At Pennsylvania State University, Dr. Boyer served as chairman, Intercollege Graduate Program in Genetics and professor of plant breeding and genetics, Department of Horticulture.

In addition, Boyer was visiting professor at the Department of Vegetable Crops, University of Florida, assistant professor of Horticulture, Department of Horticulture, Rutgers University, postdoctoral scholar, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of California, Davis and laboratory instructor, Department of Biology, Eastern Oregon University.

Dr. Boyer is affiliated with the following societies and professional organizations:
The American Genetic Association, Genetic Society of America, American Society of Plant Physiologists, Botanical Society of America, National Sweet Corn Breeders Association, International Society for Plant Molecular Biology, American Society for Horticultural Science, American Association for the Advancement of Sciences,
American Association of Cereal Chemistry, International Society for Horticultural Science.

Boyer earned his BS in biology at Eastern Oregon State College, his MS in genetics at the Pennsylvania State University and his Ph.D. in 1976 also at the Pennsylvania State University.