2013-2014 Committee Assignments


See CALS Advisory Councils and Committees to learn more about the responsibilities of each of these groups. Any corrections/changes, please contact Elaine Mattes, Dean's Office, at 621-7621. More information about UA committees can be found at the UA Faculty Governance website.

   ACADEMIC APPEALS COMMITTEE
Bill Matter, Chair
Natural Resources and the Environment  
Chuck Sterling
Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences  
Angela Taylor
Family and Consumer Sciences  
Nancy Rodriguez Lorta (ex officio)
Career and Academic Services  
   ADMINISTRATIVE CABINET
Ron Allen
Executive Council  
Shane Burgess
Executive Council  
Jim Davis
CALS Development and Alumni Affairs  
Kevin Fitzsimmons
CALS International Programs  
Rick Gibson
County Extension Directors  
Barbara Hutchinson
CALS Communications and Technologies  
Stuart Marsh
Department Heads  
Jeffrey Ratje
Executive Council  
Jeff Silvertooth
Executive Council  
Joy Winzerling
Executive Council  
   APPOINTED PROFESSIONALS COUNCIL
Susan McGinley, Chair
CALS Communications and Technologies  
Susanna Eden
Water Resources Research Center  
Mohammad Pessarakli Plant Sciences  
Randy Ryan
Agricultural Experiment Station  
   AWARDS COMMITTEE
Jeff Silvertooth, Chair Extension Administration  
Ron Allen Research Administration  
Darcy Dixon
Santa Cruz County Cooperative Extension  
Peter Ellsworth
Entomology  
Bill Matter
Natural Resources and the Environment  
Dennis Ray
Plant Sciences  
Stephen Russell
Family and Consumer Sciences  
   CURRICULUM AND ASSESSMENT COMMITTEE
Dennis Ray, Chair
Plant Sciences  
Goggy Davidowitz
Entomology  
Wendy Davis
Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences  
James Hunt
Family and Consumer Sciences  
Kelly Jackson
Nutritional Sciences  
Mitch McClaran
Natural Resources and the Environment  
Kate Miller
Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences  
Quint Molina
Agricultural Education  
Jennifer Ricketts
Nutritional Sciences  
Mike Riggs
Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences  
Robert Torres
Graduate Council rep  
Pete Waller
Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering  
Paul Wilson
Agricultural and Resource Economics  
Tom Wilson
Soil, Water and Environmental Science  
Elaine Marchello (ex officio)
Career and Academic Services  
   CYBERINFRASTRUCTURE ADVISORY GROUP
Fiona McCarthy, Co-chair
Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences  
Barron Orr, Co-chair
Natural Resources and the Environment  
Randy Burd
Nutritional Sciences  
Bonnie Hurwitz
Health Affairs Administration  
Eric Lyons
Plant Sciences  
Robert MacArthur
CALS Communications and Technologies  
   DEAN'S ADVISORY COMMITTEE
Shane Burgess, Chair Vice Provost and Dean  
Ron Allen
Executive Council  
Joel Cuello
CALS Faculty Council  
Carrie Hamstra
Alumni Council  
Camille Hodgkinson
Staff Council  
Susan McGinley
Appointed Professionals Council  
Rick Gibson County Extension Directors  
Kristin Quiroga Staff Council  
Jeff Ratje
Executive Council  
Robert Torres
Department Heads  
Jeff Silvertooth
Executive Council  
Ursula Schuch
Diversity Committee  
Joy Winzerling Executive Council  
tbd Undergraduate Student Representative  
tbd Graduate Student Representative  
   DEAN'S RESEARCH ADVISORY COMMITTEE
Kirsten Limesand, Co-chair Nutritional Sciences  
Rod Wing, Co-chair
Plant Sciences  
Ron Allen
Research Administration  
Betsy Arnold
Plant Sciences  
Dave Breshears Natural Resources and the Environment  
Emily Butler Family and Consumer Sciences  
Jon Chorover
Soil, Water and Environmental Science  
George Frisvold Agricultural and Resource Economics  
Linda Houtkooper
Extension Administration
 
Molly Hunter Entomology  
John Palumbo Yuma Agricultural Center  
   DIVERSITY COMMITTEE
Ursula Schuch, Chair
Plant Sciences  
Kirk Astroth
Extension Administration  
Anita Bhappu
Family and Consumer Sciences  
Jeannie Benally
Shiprock Cooperative Extension  
Karletta Chief
Soil, Water and Environmental Science  
Dawn Gouge
Maricopa Agricultural Center  
Kim Gressley
Pinal County Cooperative Extension  
Maria Marzinsky
CALS Administration  
Barron Orr
Natural Resources and the Environment  
Frank Santiago
Career and Academic Services  
Robert Torres
Agricultural Education  
   FACULTY COUNCIL
Joel Cuello, Co-chair
Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering  
Wanda Howell, Co-chair
Nutritional Sciences  
Mark Arns
Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences  
Judy Brown
Plant Sciences  
Paul Brown
Soil, Water and Environmental Science  
Mike Crimmins
Soil, Water and Environmental Science (representative, state specialists)  
Roger Dahlgran
Agricultural and Resource Economics  
Bruce Ellis
Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences (Family Studies and Human Development)  
Ed Franklin
Agricultural Education  
Phil Guertin
Natural Resources and the Environment  
Sherry Lotz
Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences (Retailing and Consumer Sciences)  
Mike Riggs
Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences  
Channah Rock
Maricopa Agricultural Center (representative, off-campus agricultural centers)  
Jeff Schalau
Yavapai County Cooperative Extension (representative, county extension offices)  
Diana Wheeler
Entomology  
Tom Wilson
Soil, Water and Environmental Science  
   FARM ANIMAL CARE
Peder Cuneo, Chair
Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences  
Dan Faulkner
Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences  
Dan Kiesling
Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences  
Chuck Sterling (ex officio)
Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences  
   POST TENURE REVIEW COMMITTEE
Patricia Stock, Chair (Biological Sciences)
Entomology 12/13
Bruce Ellis, Vice Chair (Social Sciences)
Family and Consumer Sciences 12/14
Satheesh Aradhyula (Social Sciences) Agricultural and Resource Economics 12/15
Donald Lightner (Biological Sciences) Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences 12/15
Emmanuelle Meuillet (Biological Sciences)
Nutritional Sciences 12/13
Steve Poe (Natural Sciences)
Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering 12/14
Markus Tuller (Natural Sciences)
Soil, Water and Environmental Science 12/14
   PROMOTION AND CONTINUING APPOINTMENT COMMITTEE
Paul Brown, Chair Soil, Water and Environmental Science 6/14
George Frisvold, Vice Chair
Agricultural and Resource Economics 6/15
Darcy Dixon
Santa Cruz Cooperative Extension 6/15
Kim Gressley Pinal County Cooperative Extension 6/14
Gerald Olson
Mohave County Cooperative Extension 6/16
Barron Orr
Natural Resources and the Environment 6/16
Carlos Reggiardo Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences 6/14
   PROMOTION AND TENURE COMMITTEE
Chieri Kubota, Chair
Plant Sciences 6/14
Donato Romagnolo, Vice Chair
Nutritional Sciences 6/15
Mark Brusseau
Soil, Water and Environmental Science 6/16
Joel Cuello
Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering 6/16
Molly Hunter
Entomology 6/15
Robert Steidl Natural Resources and the Environment 6/15
Paul Wilson
Agricultural and Resource Economics 6/16
   QUALITY TEAM: COMMUNICATIONS
Susan McGinley, Chair
CALS Communications and Technologies  
David Bogner
CALS Communications and Technologies  
Dennis Ray
Plant Sciences  
Stephen Russell
Family and Consumer Sciences  
Ann Stevens
Development and Alumni Affairs  
   SABBATICAL LEAVE COMMITTEE
Joy Winzerling, Chair
Career and Academic Services  
Ron Allen
Research Administration  
Bill Mannan
Natural Resources and the Environment  
Angela Taylor
Family and Consumer Sciences  
   STAFF COUNCIL
Camille Hodgkinson
Family and Consumer Sciences 1/14
Krissy Quiroga
Extension Administration 9/13
Bethany Rutledge (ex officio)
CALS Administration  
   STATE FFA CAREER DEVELOPMENT FIELD DAY
Bobby Torres, Chair
Agricultural Education  
Elaine Marchello - Horse Evaluation
Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences  
Tom DeGomez - Forestry
Natural Resources and the Environment  
Kevin Fitzsimmons - Aquaculture
Soil, Water and Environmental Science  
Ryan Foor - Jobs
Agricultural Education  
Ed Franklin - Agricultural Mechanics
Agricultural Education  
Larry Howery - Range Management
Natural Resources and the Environment  
Dan Kiesling - Livestock Judging
Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences  
John Marchello - Meats Evaluation
Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences  
Carl Olson - Entomology
Entomology  
Mike Ottman - Agronomy and Field Crop Mgmt.
Plant Sciences  
Ursula Schuch - Nursery/Landscape
Plant Sciences  
Trent Teegerstrom - Ag. Business and Mgmt.
Agricultural and Resource Economics  
Tom Wilson - Soils
Soil, Water and Environmental Science  
   STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS AND AWARDS
Kelly Jackson, Chair
Nutritional Sciences  
Allison Ewing-Cooper
Family and Consumer Sciences  
Elaine Marchello
Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences  
Bill Matter
Natural Resources and the Environment  
Dennis Ray
Plant Sciences  
Frank Santiago
Career and Academic Services  
Don Slack
Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering  
Gary Thompson
Agricultural and Resource Economics  
Bobby Torres
Agricultural Education  
Tom Wilson
Soil, Water and Environmental Science  
Joy Winzerling (ex officio)
Career and Academic Services