About the Agroecology Section

Mission Statement, Officers, Documents, Important Past Events

About

Updated November 2010

The Agroecology Section will promote an understanding of the importance of the application of ecological concepts and principles to the design and management of sustainable Agroecosystems among ecologists, agriculturists, and members of related disciplines. Other objectives include encouraging education and research in Agroecology, sponsoring meetings and publications for the communication of research and educational activities in Agroecology, and increasing student participation in the Society.

Our goal is to promote holistic research that works within the local ecosystem to sustain the environmental and economic viability of a community through the promotion of natural farming systems.

Section Officers 2010

Updated November, 2010

Chair
Richard G. Smith Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Agroecology
Department of Natural Resources and the Environment
264 James Hall
University of New Hampshire
Durham, NH 03824
Email: richard.smith at unh.edu
Website:http://nre.unh.edu/faculty/smith

Vice chair
M. Jahi Chappell, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Environmental Science and Justice
School of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Washington State University Vancouver
Vancouver, WA 98686
Email: m.jahi.chappell at vancouver.wsu.edu
Website: http://directory.vancouver.wsu.edu/people/michael-chappell

Secretary
John E. Quinn, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Research Assistant
School of Natural Resources
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
408 Hardin Hall
Lincoln, NE 68583 U.S.A.
Email: jquinn2 at unl.edu
Website: http://hfi.unl.edu/jquinn.shtml

 

Section Documents

Updated Dec 1, 2010

Section By-Laws

Long Range Plan

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