Dr. Moses T. Kairo

Dr. Moses T. Kairo

Dr. Moses T. Kairo
Dean, School of Agricultural and Natural Sciences
Research Director, 1890 Land Grant Programs
Administrator, UMES Extension
Richard F. Hazel Hall, Suite 3055
Email: mkairo@umes.edu
Phone: 410-651-6072
Fax: 410-621-3550

Food System Leadership Institute (FSLI): Association of Public Land Grant Universities, Fellow in Leadership Development

University of London, Doctorate in Entomology 

Imperial College, London, Master’s of Science in Applied Entomology

Diploma of Imperial College, Applied Entomology

University of Nairobi, Bachelor of Science in Zoology

Extension Research:

Extension Publications:

Honors and Awards:

Professional Affiliations:
Experiment Station Committee on Organization and Policy (ESCOP), Chair
Association of 1890 Research Directors 
Life Member of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa
Member Entomological Society of America

Areas of Expertise:
Over 24 years of experience in senior administrative and scientific leadership including over 15 years in the land grant system,


4-H STEM and Youth Development

Agricultural Production and the Environment

Small Farm Program

Agricultural Communications

Animal Agriculture

Community and Economic Development

Family Nutrition & Health

  • Expanded Food and Nutrition Ed. Program
  • Family and Consumer Sciences Program  
  • Well Connected Communities

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