Sarah Jones

Research Associate I, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa

Phone: 515-294-1352; Email:


Research Interests:

  • Breeding program organization and efficiency optimization
  • Hyperspectral imaging for high throughput phenotyping
  • Plant disease resistance breeding


2017 MS Plant Breeding, Iowa State University

2014 BS Horticulture Science, minor Spanish, Texas A&M University


Jan 2019 – Present, Research Associate I, Agronomy Department Iowa State University

Oct 2017 – Jan 2019, Research Assistant, Department of Horticulture Science, Texas A&M University

July 2015 – Oct 2017 Graduate Research Assistant, Agronomy Department, Iowa State University

Jan 2015 – June 2015, Biologist II Randstad Contractor, Monsanto Company

June 2014 – Dec 2014, Trait & Field Solutions Breeding Co-op, Monsanto Company