Cameron M. Pittelkow

Assistant Professor

Primary Disciplines

  • Crop Management and Environmental Systems


  • B.A. Environmental Biology, Colgate University, 2005
  • M.S. International Agricultural Development, University of California, Davis 2010
  • Ph.D. Agronomy, University of California, Davis 2013

Academic Positions

  • Assistant Professor of Agronomy, Department of Crop Sciences, University of Illinois (2014 - present)
  • Postdoctoral Scholar, Department of Plant Sciences, University of California, Davis (2013 - 2014)

Research Interests

  • Sustainable intensification
  • Nitrogen management impacts on air and water quality
  • Multi-criteria assessments for integrating agronomic and environmental goals
  • Field-scale experiments, spatial data synthesis, remote sensing (drones), and crop modeling

Selected Articles in Journals

  • See Google Scholar for a complete list of publications
  • See Pittelkow Lab Website for current research activities and lab members