The Research and Extension Committee

function:

The Outlying Units Committee is made up of representatives from the College of Agriculture, Research and Alabama Cooperative Extension System. The purpose of this committee is to review issues pertinent to outlying units including but not limited to:

  • Funding
  • Staffing
  • Research focus/scope
  • Equipment
  • Irrigation
  • Other issue

 Meetings are called on an ad hoc basis with an agenda that may be determined by the Dean, Director, Outlying Units or the committee chair.


guidelines:

The members of this committee will be appointed by Dean of the College of Agriculture and the Director of   Outlying Units. The Dean of the College of Agriculture will confirm the members of the committee. The term of service is three years with staggered appointments by department.  Successive terms are allowed. The committee will elect a chair every two years. The Director of Outlying Areas serves as an ex officio, non-voting member.


Members:

Dr. Kriese-Anderson (Extension, Animal Sciences)
Term ends: 2015

Dr. Fulton (Extension, Biosystems Engineering_
Term ends: 2017

Dr. Delaney (Extension, Crop, Soil, and Environmental Sciences)
Term ends: 2015

Dr. Flanders (Extension, Entomology)
Term ends: 2017

Dr. Hagan (Extension, Plant Pathology)
Term ends: 2017

Dr. Sam Fowler (Water Resources Center)
Term ends: 2016

Dr. Muntifering (Animal Sciences)
Term ends: 2017

Dr. Van Santen (Crop, Soil and Environmental Science)
Term ends: 2016

Dr. Spiers (Horticulture)
Term ends: 2016

Dr. Lawrence (Plant Pathology)
Term ends: 2016

Greg Pate (Research/Extension Ctr, Director EV Smith Research Ctr)
Term ends: 2017

Larry Wells (Research/Extension Ctr, Director Wiregrass Research Ext Ctr)
Term ends: 2015

Dr. Ronald Smith (Cooperative Extension System)
Term ends: 2015

TBD (Extension, Crop, Soil & Environmental Sciences — Committee Chair)
Term ends: 2017

Dr. Dale Monks (Adm-Agriculture & AAES — Ex Officio)
Term ends: Indefinite