J. Cortell Consulting - "Don't just grow a vine, Grow wine"
Qualification Summary
 
  • Ph.D. in Food Science and Technology (combined viticulture and fruit/wine phenolic chemistry)  
  • A strong background in horticulture through both education and experience
  • Experience with diverse organic and sustainable vineyard systems 
  • Conducted internationally recognized research with a novel systems approach
  • Experience in building teams and collaboration
  • Strong data management, oral and written skills
  • Experience with integrated vineyard/winery systems
  • Enthusiasm for the wine industry
  • Experience in grant writing and grant management


Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Grape and Wine Chemistry
Oregon State University, Corvallis Oregon
Department of Food Science and Technology, September 5th, 2006
 
Master of Science, Plant Physiology
Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon
Department of Horticulture, completed November 1996
 
Bachelor of Science
Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon
Department of Horticulture, completed April, 1990
One-year exchange program at Lincoln College in New Zealand
Minor in Integrated Pest Management, Entomology Department