Germán A. Bollero

Head of Crop Sciences

AW-101 Turner Hall
1102 S. Goodwin Avenue
Urbana, IL 61801

Germán A. Bollero is the Head of the Department of Crop Sciences and a Professor of Biometry in Crop Sciences in the College of ACES at the University of Illinois. Bollero is a native of Rosario, Argentina. He received his bachelor’s degree in Agronomy from the National University of Rosario, Argentina. After receiving his master’s degree and Ph.D. in 1993 and 1994 from the University of Illinois, he continued his association with the U of I Department of Agronomy as a Postdoctoral Research Associate, and a Senior Research Specialist in Agriculture. In 1998, he joined the ACES faculty as Assistant Professor of Biometry and Cropping Systems.

Bollero is internationally recognized for his scholarship in biometry. His teaching, service, and research contributions have placed him among an elite handful of truly outstanding faculty members. He has been included on the Incomplete List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent by Their Students 17 times. Among other recognitions, he has received several College of ACES awards, was selected as a member of the ACES Academy of Teaching Excellence, and was in the first class of the ACES Global Connect program.