Department Chairs and Managers

May 30, 2013 admin

A&ES Dean's Office

Chair 530-752-1608
  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
Vice Chair 530-752-1839
Department Manager 530-752-6584

Environmental Science and Policy

Marcel Holyoak  Chair 530-867-3391
Vice Chair 530-752-5880
Ellen Barnes Department Manager 530-752-6370

Environmental Toxicology

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

Food Science & Technology

Chair 530-752-2358
Vice Chair  530-752-5448

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


Susan Ustin  Vice Chair 530-752-0621

(Soils and Biogeochemistry)

Toby O'Geen  Vice Chair 530-752-2155


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

Plant Pathology

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

Plant Sciences

Joe DiTomaso  Acting 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 530-752-8538

(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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