Department Chairs and Managers

May 30, 2013 admin

A&ES Dean's Office

Chair 530-752-1608
Interim Department Manager 530-752-3603

Agricultural and Resource Economics

Rich Sexton Chair 530-752-4428
Elle Barnes Department Manager 530-752-9995

Animal Science

Anita Oberbaur Chair 530-752-1252
Vice Chair 530-752-7125
Department Manager 530-752-4695

Biological and Agricultural Engineering

Chair 530-752-0103
Vice Chair 530-752-0687
Department Manager 530-752-1947

Entomology and Nematology

Chair 530-752-0492
Department Manager 530-752-6584

Environmental Science and Policy

Susan Handy Chair 530-752-5878
Ellen Barnes Department Manager 530-752-6370
Marcel Holyoak Vice Chair 530-867-3391

Environmental Toxicology

Chair 530-754-5192
Department Manager 530-752-6584

Food Science & Technology

Michael McCarthy Chair 530-752-2358
Department Manager 530-752-1947

Human Ecology

Chair 530-752-9805
Ellen Barnes Department Manager 530-752-1127

(Community Development)

Vice Chair 530-752-9805

(Environmental Design, Landscape Architecture)

Vice Chair 530-752-3677

(Human Development)

Vice Chair 530-752-3955

Land, Air and Water Resources

Chair 530-752-2199
Department Manager 530-752-6584

(Atmospheric Science)

Vice Chair 530-754-6095

(Hydrology)

Susan Ustin Vice Chair 530-752-0621

(Soils and Biogeochemistry)

Toby O'Geen Vice Chair 530-752-2155

Nutrition

Francene Steinberg Chair 530-752-0160
Department Manager 530-752-1598
Vice Chair 530-752-3817

Plant Pathology

Chair 530-752-4269
Department Manager 210-787-0098

Plant Sciences

Chris van Kessel Chair 530-752-7323
Dee Madderra Department Manager 530-752-6584

(Extension and Outreach)

Vice Chair 530-752-8115

(Teaching and Curriculum)

Vice Chair 530-752-1741

Crop and Ecosystems Science)

Section Chair 530-754-8715

(Agricultural Plant Biology)

Section Chair 530-752-11521

(Textiles and Clothing Division)

Chair 530-752-0843
Department Manager 530-752-1947

Viticulture and Enology

David Block Chair 530-752-0381
Department Manager 530-752-1947

Wildlife, Fish, and Conservation Biology

John Eadie Chair 530-754-0145
Department Manager 530-752-6584
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