Fikret Isik

Professor and University Faculty Scholar

Director of Advanced Tree Genomics Consortium (ATGC)
Associate Director of NC State University Tree Improvement Program
North Carolina State University
Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources


My specialty is quantitative genetics and its application to plant and animal breeding. My research uses genomics to fundamentally change tree breeding. With revolutionary changes in DNA sequencing technology and analytical methods, we are finally poised to realize the potentials of genomic in plant and animal breeding.



Office: 2524 Partners II, Centennial Campus
Cell: 919-449-6891
Office: 919-512-6245

Campus Box 7247
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC 27695, USA