Position title: Research Program Manager
- BS in Molecular Biology and Botany from the University of Wisconsin–Madison
- MS degree in Agronomy from South Dakota State University.
Research Focus: Phillip coordinates field, greenhouse, and lab research activities for the Ellison Lab. Phillip specializes in hemp (industrial and cannabinoid) production research and outreach. Serving as the project lead for the Midwestern Hemp Database and Cultivar Check Program, Phillip works to coordinate extensive regional grower networks to conduct cooperative on–farm research.