Dr. Kuzovkina teaches courses related to ornamental and environmental horticulture. Her research focuses on development of new crops and phytoremediation, a process that uses various types of plants to remove, transfer, stabilize, and/or destroy contaminants in the soil and groundwater.
Professional Positions & Education
August 2017: Professor, Department of Plant Science, University of Connecticut
August 2011: Associate Professor of Ornamental Horticulture, University of Connecticut
August 2005: Assistant Professor of Ornamental Horticulture, University of Connecticut
1999 – 2003: Ohio State University, Ph.D. in Horticulture
1988 – 1990: Moscow State University, M.S. Botany
1985 – 1988: Moscow State University, B.S. Botany