OFS hierarchy chart

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OFS Leadership

Matlock

Marty Matlock, Executive Director

Dr. Matlock is Executive Director of the UA Resiliency Center and Professor in the Biological and Agricultural Engineering Department at the University of Arkansas. He received his Ph.D. in Biosystems Engineering from Oklahoma State University in 1996, is a registered professional engineer, a Board Certified Environmental Engineer, and a Certified Ecosystem Designer. The focus of Dr. Matlock's research is metrics that inform practices in sustainable design.

(479) 575-6712
mmatlock@uark.edu

Boles

Eric Boles, Director

Eric Boles is Director of the UA Office for Sustainability and Executive Secretary of the UA Sustainability Council. He completed a M.S. degree in Biological Engineering in 2013 and specializes in science-based sustainability solutions. Eric is the co-founder of Paradigm Sustainability Solutions, which assists organizations with sustainability planning. He takes great pride in helping organizations acknowledge the importance of social, economic, and environmental sustainability.

(479) 575-2405
eboles@uark.edu

Hyatt

David Hyatt, Coordinator of Academic Programs

David Hyatt is the Coordinator of the UA Sustainability Academic Programs and Research Associate Professor of Supply Chain Management at the University of Arkansas' Sam M. Walton College of Business. He received his D.M. from Case Western Reserve University in 2011. Hyatt's primary research and practical interests concern sustainability in global supply chains, and he seeks to understand when, how, and why nonprofits and businesses collaborate to solve issues of the natural environment.

(479) 575-6085
dhyatt@walton.uark.edu

Eifling

Dane Eifling, Bicycle and Pedestrian Coordinator

Dane Eifling is the Bicycle and Pedestrian Coordinator for the UA Office for Sustainability as well as the City of Fayetteville.  He received his Bachelor of Arts in human geography with an emphasis in urban planning from San Francisco State University in 2003. He is a certified instructor by the American League of Bicyclists and bridges the gap between University and City communication on the walk and bike-ability of the area.

(479) 575-3715
deifling@uark.edu

Hansen

Todd Hansen, Admin Specialist

Todd Hansen serves as the leading graphic designer for the Office for Sustainability. He has had a particularly large role in the 2018 UofA Sustainability Annual Report as well as bicycle infrastructure and advocacy around campus. His aims to prove his dedication to cycling by participating in the Ride the Divide race - a 2,696-mile route that crisscrosses the Continental Divide from north to south.

(479) 575-3715
thansen@uark.edu

OFS Interns

avery

Avery Nihill
Resiliency Researcher
aenihill@email.uark.edu

Aylin

Aylin Pulido-Espinosa
Mobility Coordinator
apulido@uark.edu

Brianna

Brianna Warren
Outreach Coordinator
bxw040@uark.edu

Ian

Ian Kennedy
Resiliency Researcher
ikennedy@uark.edu

Sophie

Sophie Hill
Zero Waste Coordinator
sch017@uark.edu

Julia

Julia Nall
Communications Coordinator
jn016@uark.edu

Kristiina

Kristiina Ala-Kokko
Resiliency Researcher
kmalakok@uark.edu

Preston

Preston Cates
Data Management Coordinator
pmcates@uark.edu

Stephen

Stephen Robertson
Biodiversity Coordinator
smr020@email.uark.edu

Sydney

Sydney Golding
Waste Aversion Coordinator
segoldin@uark.edu

Zach

Zach Morgan
Resiliency Researcher
zamorgan@uark.edu

Zain

Zain Blackwell
Resiliency Researcher
zjblackw@uark.edu

Sustainability Research Faculty

The following list of more than 40 faculty members are engaged in sustainability research and education at the University of Arkansas. This is not a comprehensive list; in many ways the challenges of sustainability are core to the Land Grant University mission, engaging almost every faculty research and teaching program.

 

Kristofor R. Brye
Kristofor R. Brye
(CSES)-Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences
Professor of Applied Soil Physics and Pedology
Lawton Lanier Nalley
Lawton Lanier Nalley
(TAEA)-AFLS-Agri Economics and Agribusiness
Professor
Jennie Popp
Jennie Popp
(HNRC)-Honors College
Associate Dean
Co-Director, Service Learning Initiative
Curt R. Rom
Curt R. Rom
(GRAD)-Graduate School
Associate Dean for Int'l Ed.
Mary Cathleen Savin
Mary Cathleen Savin
(CSES)-Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences
Professor of Microbial Ecology
Andrew N. Sharpley
Andrew N. Sharpley
(CSES)-Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences
Distinguished Professor of Soils and Water Quality
Kate Shoulders
Kate Shoulders
(TAEC)-AFLS-Agri Educ Comm & Technology
Assoc Professor
Andrew F. Braham
Andrew F. Braham
(CVEG)-Civil Engineering
Associate Professor
Brian Haggard
Brian Haggard
(BAEG)-Biological and Agricultural Engineering
Director, Arkansas Water Resources Center
Professor, Biological Engineering Program
Jamie A. Hestekin
Jamie A. Hestekin
(CHEG)-Chemical Engineering
Professor, Ralph E. Martin Professorship in Chemical Engineering
Alan Mantooth
Alan Mantooth
(ELEG)-Electrical Engineering
Distinguished Professor, The Twenty-First Century Research Leadership Chair in Engineering
Department of Electrical Engineering
Marty Matlock
Marty Matlock
(RESC)-Resiliency Center
Executive Director, U of A Resiliency Center
Professor of Ecological Engineering, Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering
Darin W. Nutter
Darin W. Nutter
(MEEG)-Mechanical Engineering
Professor & Department Head
Twenty-First Century Leadership Chair in Engineering
G. Scott Osborn
G. Scott Osborn
(BENG)-Biological & Agricultural Engineering
Associate Professor - ENGR
Benjamin R. Runkle
Benjamin R. Runkle
(BENG)-Biological & Agricultural Engineering
Assistant Professor
ENGR 231
Greg Thoma
Greg Thoma
(CHEG)-Chemical Engineering
Professor, Bates Teaching Endowed Professorship in Chemical Engineering
Department of Chemical Engineering
Wen Zhang
Wen Zhang
(CVEG)-Civil Engineering
Associate Professor
Jun Zhu
Jun Zhu
(BAEG)-Biological and Agricultural Engineering
Professor
Myria Allen
Myria Allen
(COMM)-Communication
Professor
Robert Henry Coridan
Robert Henry Coridan
(CHBC)-Chemistry & Biochemistry
Assistant Professor
Jackson David Cothren
Jackson David Cothren
(GEOS)-Geosciences
Director, CAST
Professor, Department of Geosciences
Sean A. Dempsey
Sean A. Dempsey
(ENGL)-English
Assistant Professor
Marlis R. Douglas
Marlis R. Douglas
(BISC)-Biological Sciences
Professor
Bruker Professorship in LIfe Sciences
Michael Edward Douglas
Michael Edward Douglas
(BISC)-Biological Sciences
Professor
Michelle Allayne Evans White
Michelle Allayne Evans White
(BISC)-Biological Sciences
Professor
Graduate Studies Chair & Departmental Vice Chair
Kevin M. Fitzpatrick
Kevin M. Fitzpatrick
(SOCI)-Sociology and Criminology
University Professor & Jones Chair in Community
Warren A. Herold
Warren A. Herold
(PHIL)-Philosophy
Assistant Professor
Kusum Naithani
Kusum Naithani
(BISC)-Biological Sciences
Assistant Professor
David William Stahle
David William Stahle
(GEOS)-Geosciences
Distinguished Professor
Peter S. Ungar
Peter S. Ungar
(ANTH)-Anthropology
Distinguished Professor
J. D. Willson
J. D. Willson
(BISC)-Biological Sciences
Assoc Professor
Noah Billig
Noah Billig
(ARLA)-Landscape Architecture
Associate Professor, Honors Program Director
Carl Alan Smith
Carl Alan Smith
(ARLA)-Landscape Architecture
Associate Professor
Alison Turner
Alison Turner
(ARCH)-Architecture
Teaching Assistant Professor of Architecture, Director of Community Education
David Graham Hyatt
David Graham Hyatt
(LSCM)-Supply Chain Management
Research Associate Professor
Research Associate Professor of Supply Chain, Coordinator of Academic Sustainability
Jon Johnson
Jon Johnson
(MGMT)-Management
Chairman of the Board, The Sustainability Consortium
Gary F. Peters
Gary F. Peters
(ACCT)-Accounting
Departmental Chairperson-WCOB
Matthew A. Waller
Matthew A. Waller
(WCOB)-Walton College of Business
Dean Of Business Administratio
Uche U. Ewelukwa
Uche U. Ewelukwa
(LAW)-Law
E.J. Ball Professor of Law
Sara Rollet Gosman
Sara Rollet Gosman
(LAW)-Law
Associate Professor of Law
Susan Schneider
Susan Schneider
(LAW)-Law
William H. Enfield Professor of Law
Director of the LL.M. Program in Agricultural & Food Law