Maria Balota

Maria Balota, Ph.DAssociate Professor
Virginia Polytechnic Institute
Department of Plant Pathology, Physiology, and Weed Science
Tidewater Research and Extension Center
(757) 657-6450 x407


Balota got her Ph.D. in Plant Physiology from the University of Bucharest in Romania in 1997. Her specialty is in peanut productivity and crop stress physiology.

Current Project

 High Throughput Phenotyping

Previous Project

Ghana Peanut Value Chain Interventions