Jed is a Professor in the Department of Horticulture and IPM Program Director at the University of Wisconsin-Maidson. His research and outreach work is centered at the crossroads of productive agricultural systems and natural resource management. He received his B.S. and M.S. degrees from Cornell University and his Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Prior to returning to the University of Wisconsin-Madison, he was a faculty member at Oregon State University.