Citrus Center


Dr. Madhurababu Kunta

Research Assoc Professor, Plant Diagnostic and Molecular Biology Lab

Madhurababu Kunta received his Ph.D. from Texas A&M University-College Station. He was appointed to the faculty at TAMUK Citrus Center, Weslaco, in 2015. Before joining the TAMUK faculty, he worked as Research Associate and Project Director at the Citrus Center and teaches horticulture and plant biotechnology. Madhurababu supervises a USDA-certified diagnostic laboratory and his research interests include plant pathology, pathogen identification and diagnostics, biotechnology and disease management.


Texas A&M University-Kingsville Citrus Center
312 N. International Blvd.
Weslaco, TX 78599
Voice: (956) 447-3369
Fax: (956) 969-0649

Dr. Madhurababu Kunta