Administrative Board

  • Robert Brady  ( PhD, U Michigan) Chair, Communications.  communication theory
  • Burt Bluhm (PhD,Purdue U) fungal diseases of crop species, plant-fungal interactions, molecular genetics
  • Kristofer Brye  (PhD, U Wisconsin - Madison), ground water contamination, sustainable agriculture, ecosystem evaluation and characterization
  • Jack Cothren (PhD, Ohio State U) Director, Center For Advanced Spatial Technology. digital photogrammetry, GPS geodesy, spatial statistics
  • Song Feng (PhD, Lanzhou Institute of Plateau Atmospheric Physics) Associate Director, Environmental Dynamics Program. climate change, global and regional climate modeling and advanced statistical methods
  • Marty Matlock (PhD, Oklahoma State U) Director, Arkansas Resiliency Center. ecological risk assessment, ecological engineering and design
  • David McNabb (PhD, Louisiana State U Medical School) Chair, Biological Sciences. development of antifungal compounds, role of CCAAT-binding factor in Candida albicans pathogenesis, impact of graphene-based nanomaterials on human health
  • Christopher Liner  (PhD, Colorado School of Mines) Chair, Geosciences. geophysics
  • Lawton Lanier Nalley (PhD, Kansas State U) agricultural economics, agribusiness
  • Justin Nolan (PhD, U Missouri ) Chair,  Anthropology. biological anthropology, ethnobiology
  • Benjamin Runkle (PhD U California - Berkeley) biological and agricultural engineering
  • George Sabo III  (PhD, Michigan State U) Director, Arkansas Archeological Survey, Associate Director, Environmental Dynamics Program. historic archeology, European-Native American contact, human ecology
  • Kate Shoulders (PhD, U Florida) STEM integration, teaching methods in agricultural education
  • Peter Ungar (PhD, SUNY Stony Brook) Director, Environmental Dynamics., human origins, dental microwear, functional anatomy, computer image analysis, feeding ecology of living primates