Dr. Jason KruseDr. Jason Dettman-Kruse

Assistant Professor / Turfgrass Specialist - Culture & Management
Ph.D., Iowa State University, 2004. 
1541 Fifield Hall
P.O. Box 110670
Gainesville, FL 32611
Telephone: (352) 273-4569
FAX: (352) 392-3870


Dr. Jason Kruse, Assistant Professor of Environmental Horticulture at the University of Florida - Gainesville Campus holds a 70% teaching and 30% research position. Dr. Kruse teaches courses in Turfgrass Culture, Landscape and Turfgrass Management, and Golf and Sports Turf Management. Dr. Kruse's responsibilities as an turfgrass specialist include managing the University of Florida turfgrass Envirotron teaching and research facility, planning and implementing turfgrass educational field days and leading the statewide turfgrass teaching design team.

Courses Taught:

  • ORH 3222 Turfgrass Culture
  • ORH 4223 Golf and Sports Turf Management
  • ORH 4236 Landscape and Turfgrass Management