Tom Hoegemeyer

Tom Hoegemeyer

Adjunct Professor of Practice

Area of Expertise:

B.S. Crop Science, University of Nebraska, 1970

Ph.D. Plant Breeding, Iowa State University, 1974

Research Interests

  • Corn breeding 
  • Whole genome selection
  • Exotic germplasm utilization
  • Breeding plants for quantitative traits

Extension Area of Emphasis

  • Corn Production
  • Cropping Systems


Lorenz, A., & Hoegemeyer, T. (2013). The phylogenetic relationships of US maize germplasm. Nature genetics, 45(8), 844-845.