Leadership Searches

Horticulture and Crop Science Chair 

Position Description

Search Committee:

Jeff Sharp (Search Chair), SENR Director

Faculty Representatives:
Jonathan Fresnedo Ramirez, Assistant Professor
Joe Scheerens, Professor and Associate Chair
Laura Lindsey, Associate Professor
Michelle Jones, Professor
Mark Loux, Professor

Staff Representative:
Meredith Luikart, Academic Program Coordinator

Student Representative:
Hannah Scheppler

External Representatives:
Gary Gao (Extension)
Will Healy, Senior Technical and Research Manager, Ball Horticultural Company

HR Liaison (ex officio):
Robin Frazier, HR Consultant


Animal Sciences Chair 

Position description to be released soon.

Search Committee:

Jamie Strange(Search Chair), Entomology Department Chair

Faculty Representatives:
Lisa Bielke, Associate Professor
Steve Boyles, Professor
Maurice Eastridge, Professor
Ben Enger, Assistant Professor
Daral Jackwood, Professor
Chanhee Lee, Assistant Professor
Elizabeth Parker, Associate Professor of Professional Practice

Staff Representative:
Julie Morris, Director, Farm Operations

Student Representative:
Hannah Maggard

External Representatives:
ATI – Shaun Wellert, Senior Lecturer
David O’Diam, Vice President of Retail, Certified Angus Beef
Cheryl Day, Executive Vice President, Ohio Pork Producers

HR Liaison (ex officio):
Nick Lewis, HR Consultant


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