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Name Title Email Phone
David Abler, Ph.D. Professor of Agricultural, Environmental and Regional Economics and Demography dga2@psu.edu 814-863-8630
Carolyn Adrien M.S. Candidate, Rural Sociology cam5933@psu.edu
Katrina Alford PhD Rural Sociology kda42@psu.edu
Theodore Alter, Ph.D. Professor of Agricultural, Environmental and Regional Economics talter@psu.edu 814-863-8640
Elsie Assan PhD Candidate in Agricultural and Extension Education eza6@psu.edu
C. Daniel (Dan) Azzara, Ph.D. Alan R. Warehime Faculty Chair in Agribusiness dazzara@psu.edu 814-863-2847
Ledeebari Banuna M.S., Rural Sociology lpb5411@psu.edu
Michelle Barnyak Administrative Support Assistant for the Department's M.S. and Ph.D degree program mlf1@psu.edu 814-865-0456
Benjamin Bayly, Ph.D. Assistant Professor in Family Studies, Child, and Youth Development blb339@psu.edu 814-865-7853
Mary Kate Berardi Ph.D. Candidate, Agricultural and Extension Education mkb5001@psu.edu
Sara Bonilla Anariba Ph.D., Rural Sociology seb6192@psu.edu
Kim Boonie Administrative Support Assistant for the Northeast Regional Center for Rural Development iob5@psu.edu 814-863-7684
Kathryn J. Brasier, Ph.D. Professor of Rural Sociology kbrasier@psu.edu 814-865-7321
Mark A. Brennan, Ph.D. Professor and UNESCO Chair in Community, Leadership, and Youth Development unescochair@psu.edu 814-863-0387
Daniel Brent Assistant Professor dab320@psu.edu 814-865-7657
Matthew Brooks PhD Candidate Rural Sociology & Demography mfb5341@psu.edu
Jaclyn Butler PhD Rural Sociology jlb1063@psu.edu
Sizhuo Chen Ph.D., Energy, Environmental, and Food Economics spc5988@psu.edu
Guangqing Chi, Ph.D. Professor of Rural Sociology, Demography, and Public Health Sciences gchi@psu.edu 814-863-8245
Robert Chiles, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Rural Sociology rchiles@psu.edu 814-863-8626
Joseph Yeo Myung Cho Part-Time Project Support jyc21@psu.edu
Aaron Matthew Cook PhD Agricultural, Environmental and Regional Economics amc521@psu.edu
Sarah Cornelisse Senior Extension Associate, Business Management sar243@psu.edu 814-863-8645
Kevin Curry, Jr., Ed.D. Assistant Professor of Agricultural and Extension Education kxc554@psu.edu 814-863-7069
Kerry Daigle Ph.D., Rural Sociology kjd5825@psu.edu
Kristen Devlin Marketing Communications Specialist, NERCRD krd111@psu.edu 814-863-0575
Weston M. Eaton, Ph.D. Assistant Research Professor eatonwes@psu.edu 616-893-9537
Stan Ernst Assistant Teaching Professor, Agribusiness Management stanernst@psu.edu 814-865-7656
John Ewing, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Agricultural and Extension Education jce122@psu.edu 814-863-7463
Linlin Fan, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Agricultural Economics lpf5158@psu.edu 814-863-5575
Yining Feng Ph.D. Candidate, Rural Sociology yff5058@psu.edu
Jinglin Feng MS Energy, Environmental,and Food Economics jpf5265@psu.edu
Kaitlin Fischer Ph.D. Candidate, Rural Sociology kmf6106@psu.edu
Karen Fisher-Vanden, Ph.D. Professor of Environmental and Resource Economics kaf26@psu.edu 814-867-2752
Kendra Flood M.S., Agricultural and Extension Education kaf5952@psu.edu
Daniel D. Foster, Ph.D. Associate Professor foster@psu.edu 814-863-0192
Ted Fuller Research Assistant tef4@psu.edu
Mark A. Gagnon, Ph.D. Harbaugh Entrepreneur and Innovation Faculty Scholar mag199@psu.edu 814-865-0469
Jane Gardner Administrative Support Coordinator jsg21@psu.edu 814-865-5462
Elisabeth Garner PhD Rural Sociology & Women's Studies elg154@psu.edu
Halima Therese Gbaguidi Ph.D. Candidate, Agricultural Extension and Education hzg81@psu.edu
Jackie Gibboney Academic Adviser jag545@psu.edu 814-865-6362
Alejandro Gil Aguirre MS Candidate, Agricultural and Extension Education & International Agriculture and Development (INTAD) axg664@psu.edu
Leland Glenna, Ph.D. Professor of Rural Sociology and Science, Technology, and Society llg13@psu.edu 814-863-8636
Stephan Goetz, Ph.D. Professor of Agricultural and Regional Economics sgoetz@psu.edu 814-863-4664
Megan Griffin MS Rural Sociology mag525@psu.edu
April Gunsallus PhD Rural Sociology alg978@psu.edu
Alyssa Gurklis Administrative Support Assistant for the Center for Economic and Community Development azg5380@psu.edu 814-863-3536
Jayson K. Harper, Ph.D. Director, Penn State Fruit Research and Extension Center (FREC) jharper@psu.edu 717-677-6116
Justin Heasley M.S., Agricultural and Extension Education jih5316@psu.edu
Carolyn Henzi MS Agricultural and Extension Education cmh704@psu.edu
Clare Hinrichs, Ph.D. Professor of Rural Sociology chinrichs@psu.edu 814-863-8628
Michaela Hoffelmeyer PhD Rural Sociology mkh40@psu.edu
Tracy Hoover, Ph.D. Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education tsh102@psu.edu 814-865-7521
Betty Jo Houser Proposal and Awards Generalist bxh201@psu.edu 814-865-0460
Chiu-Lin Huang Ph.D., Energy, Environmental, and Food Economics cph5592@psu.edu
Xuetao Huang PhD Agricultural, Environmental and Regional Economics xuh119@psu.edu
Sovanneary Huot PhD Rural Sociology suh431@psu.edu
Tanji Hwang PhD Agricultural,Environmental and Regional Economics txh427@psu.edu
Patreese Ingram, Ph.D. Assistant Dean of Multicultural Affairs pdi1@psu.edu 814-863-7439
Terra Ingram Administrative Support Coordinator for the Center for Professional Personnel Development terra@psu.edu 814-863-7852
Jorden Jackson Ph.D., Rural Sociology jej5332@psu.edu
Edward Jaenicke, Ph.D. Professor of Agricultural Economics tjaenicke@psu.edu 814-865-5282
Deshamithra Harshanee Jayasekera PhD Agricultural, Environmental and Regional Economics dhw7@psu.edu
Leif Jensen, Ph.D. Distinguished Professor of Rural Sociology and Demography ljensen@psu.edu 814-863-8642
Supriya Joshi Ph.D., Rural Sociology szj165@psu.edu
Matthew Kaplan, Ph.D. Professor, Intergenerational Programs and Aging msk15@psu.edu 814-863-7871
Kathy Kelley Professor of Horticultural Marketing and Business Management KathyKelley@psu.edu 814-863-2196
Timothy Kelsey, Ph.D. Associate Head, Department of Agricultural Economics, Sociology, and Education tkelsey@psu.edu 814-865-9542
Lynn Kime Senior Extension Associate lfk4@psu.edu 717-677-6116
Laszlo Kulcsar, Ph.D. Department Head of Agricultural Economics, Sociology, and Education lzk68@psu.edu 814-865-5461
Anil Kumar Chaudhary, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Agricultural and Extension Education auk259@psu.edu 814-863-7850
Gabriel Lara Ph.D., Energy, Environmental, and Food Economics grl5035@psu.edu
Carson Letot Ph.D., Agricultural and Extension Education ctl84@psu.edu 814-865-0456
Xiaogu Li PhD Agricultural, Environmental and Regional Economics xql5271@psu.edu
Justine Lindemann Assistant Professor in Community Development and Resilience jlindemann@psu.edu 814-863-8646
Yizao Liu, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Agricultural Economics yul459@psu.edu 814-863-8039
Catherine MacKenzie Administrative Support Assistant for Entrepreneurship and Innovation cbm19@psu.edu 814-863-4656
Mallen Marlowe Ph.D. Candidate, AEE mlm6943@psu.edu
Leslie A. Martin Administrative Support Assistant lxm60@psu.edu 814-865-5461
Bethany Mathie Program Manager blm157@psu.edu 814-863-7876
Tammy May Administrative Support Assistant for Undergraduate Programs tlm23@psu.edu 814-865-0467
Jessica Michaels Financial Assistant jer36@psu.edu 814-863-5306
Jessica Miller Ph.D., Rural Sociology jam8331@psu.edu 814-865-0456
Melanie Miller-Foster Global Learning Specialist - TeachAg! mjm727@psu.edu
Frans J.G. Padt, Ph.D. Teaching Professor fjp128@psu.edu 814-863-8644
Yuxuan Pan Ph.D. Candidate, EEFE ybp5073@psu.edu
Charlene Paquette Undergraduate Student Services Coordinator / Academic Adviser clp27@psu.edu 814-865-6220
Praharsh Patel Ph.D., Energy, Environmental, and Food Economics pmp5456@psu.edu
Daniel Francis Perkins, Ph.D. Professor of Youth and Family Resiliency and Policy dfp102@psu.edu 814-867-4182
Max Pohlman Ph.D. Candidate, EEFE mip5205@psu.edu
Rama Radhakrishna, Ph.D. Assistant Dean for Graduate Education brr100@psu.edu 814-865-3136
Heather Randell Assistant Professor of Rural Sociology and Demography hrandell@psu.edu 814-867-0107
Elizabeth Ransom Associate Professor of International Affairs exr497@sia.psu.edu 814-867-2792
Asif Rasool PhD, Energy, Environmental, and Food Economics azr496@psu.edu
Josh Reed Ph.D., Energy, Environmental, and Food Economics jjr6312@psu.edu
Shelly Regel Financial Assistant slj4@psu.edu 814-865-0455
Yongwang Ren Ph.D. Candidate, EEFE yfr5035@psu.edu
Fco. Alfredo Reyes Ph.D. Candidate, Rural Sociology & International Agriculture and Development (INTAD) far5137@psu.edu
Carolyn Reyes PhD, Rural Sociology cfb132@psu.edu
Daniel Robotham M.S., Agricultural and Extension Education djr6131@psu.edu 814-865-0456
Matthew Royer Director, Agriculture and Environment Center mzr154@psu.edu 814-863-8756
Jana Russell M.S. Candidate, AEE jlr896@psu.edu
Kai Schafft Associate Professor of Education kas45@psu.edu 814-863-2031
Claudia Schmidt, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Agricultural Economics cschmidt@psu.edu 814-863-8633
Cristy Halerz Schmidt, MPPM Applied Research Educator, Center for Economic and Community Development cah215@psu.edu 814-863-7428
Christian Kelly Scott Ph.D. Rural Sociology and International Agriculture & Development cks8@psu.edu
Jonathan Seaman Program Manager jts250@psu.edu 814-865-6987
Kathleen Sexsmith, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Rural Sociology kjs95@psu.edu
Cecil James Hampton Shelton, M.S. PhD Agricultural and Extension Education cecil@psu.edu 814-865-7521
John Shingler, Ph.D. Research Associate jxs10@psu.edu 814-863-8653
James Shortle, Ph.D. Distinguished Professor of Agricultural and Environmental Economics jshortle@psu.edu 814-865-8270
Daniel Perdana Simandjuntak Ph.D. Candidate, EEFE dsp5776@psu.edu
Emily Southard MS Rural Sociology & International Agriculture and Development (INTAD) ems617@psu.edu
Abbie E. Spackman Pennsylvania AgrAbility Project Assistant aes5450@psu.edu 814-867-5288
Patricia Spears-Taff Program Manager and Adviser for CEDEV pjs40@psu.edu 814-863-5884
Maria Spencer, MBA, PhD John and Patty Warehime Entrepreneur-in-Residence mtk15@psu.edu 814-865-6944
Richard Spicer Student rks5111@psu.edu 814-380-8997
Forrest Stagner Ph.D. Candidate, Rural Sociology fws11@psu.edu
Marianne Stevens Assistant To The Department Head mbs2@psu.edu 814-865-5121
Julie Stringfellow Administrative Support Assistant, Community and Economic Development Graduate Program jls1007@psu.edu 814-865-6223
Johann Strube PhD Rural Sociology jcs80@psu.edu
Lina Tami-Barrera MS Rural Sociology & International Agriculture and lmt50@psu.edu
Zachary Teti M.S. Candidate, EEFE zft5050@psu.edu
Brian Thiede, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Rural Sociology, Sociology, and Demography bct11@psu.edu 814-865-2561
Kaila Thorn MS Agricultural and Extension Education kvt5218@psu.edu 321-412-7550
Zheng Tian Postdoctoral Scholar zzt36@psu.edu
Adrian Timms Assistant Teaching Professor of Agribusiness Management apt5453@psu.edu 814-867-0109
Abdelmoumine Traore PhD Energy, Environmental, and Food Economics abt66@psu.edu
Jonathan Tuthill, Ph.D. Associate Teaching Professor jwt4@psu.edu 814-863-5949
Mollie Van Loon, Ph.D. Senior Project Associate, CSIS mev2@psu.edu 814-863-8654
Martina Vecchi Assistant Professor of Agricultural Economics mmv5343@psu.edu 814-863-7105
Hazel Velasco Palacios M.S. Candidate, Rural Sociology hgv5008@psu.edu
Maria Vivanco Salazar PhD Rural Sociology mzv7@psu.edu
Robert D. Weaver, Ph.D. Professor of Agricultural Economics rdweaver@psu.edu 814-863-8632
Nicole Webster, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Youth and International Development and African Studies nsw10@psu.edu 814-863-2695
Chrystal A Wheeler Academic Adviser cav151@psu.edu 814-863-7449
Hannah T. Whitley PhD Rural Sociology & Human Dimensions of Natural Resources and the Environment htw3@psu.edu
Walt Whitmer Senior Extension Associate, Economic and Community Development wew2@psu.edu 814-865-0468
Grace Wildermuth PhD Rural Sociology gvw5117@psu.edu
Suzanna Windon Assistant Professor, Youth and Adult Leadership, Penn State Extension sxk75@psu.edu 814-863-3825
Douglas H. Wrenn, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Environmental and Resource Economics dhw121@psu.edu 814-865-9216
Yuxiang Zhang Ph.D., Energy, Environmental, and Food Economics ybz5440@psu.edu
Yiwen Zhao Ph.D., Energy, Environmental, and Food Economics yxz5798@psu.edu
Shuai Zhou PhD Rural Sociology & Demography szhou@psu.edu
Pei Zhou PhD Energy, Environmental, and Food Economics puz42@psu.edu
Karl Zimmerer Professor, Department of Geography ksz2@psu.edu 814-865-3094
Katherine Y. Zipp, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Environmental and Resource Economics kyz1@psu.edu 814-863-8247