Dr. Bradley is a Professor and Extension Plant Pathologist with the University of Kentucky (UK). He is based out of the UK-Research & Education Center in Princeton, KY in the western part of the state, where he conducts research on the management and biology of diseases that affect agronomic field crops. Dr. Bradley was raised in southeastern Illinois (near Ridgway, IL), where he grew up on a grain production farm. He received his B.S. from Southern Illinois University, and M.S. and Ph.D. from the University of Illinois. Dr. Bradley has experience working in agriculture from several different states in previous positions. He was a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow with the University of Idaho, an Assistant Professor at North Dakota State University, and an Associate Professor with the University of Illinois before coming to the University of Kentucky in 2015 in his current position.