Mary Ann Gowdy



Teaching Assistant Professor

Division of Plant Science & Technology

Gowdy’s administrative responsibilities range from overseeing the operation of the College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources (CAFNR) greenhouse facilities to serving as chairman of the CAFNR Courses & Curriculum Committee. In addition, Gowdy is a member of the Plant Science Undergraduate Education committee, Greenhouse committee and coordinates undergraduate student recruitment for Plant Sciences. She also serves as the Program Leader for Tiger Garden, the student-operated campus floral shop.

Educational background

  • B.S. Agriculture, specialization in Horticulture, University of Kentucky
  • M.S. Horticulture, emphasis Floriculture, Oklahoma State University
  • Ph.D. Crop Science, emphasis Greenhouse Production, Oklahoma State University

Courses taught

  • Plant Propagation
  • Greenhouse Crops Production
  • Floral Design