Vision & Organization

Fall 2017 Fact Sheet

Vision Statement

The School of Natural Resources will be an international leader in natural resources education, research, and outreach. The School will also be the primary provider of natural resources information and service to the citizens and stakeholders of Nebraska.

Mission Statement

The School of Natural Resources will combine interdisciplinary approaches and disciplinary excellence to:

  • Foster an integrated, systems approach to address complex natural resource, environmental and human issues;
  • Provide a quality academic experience for students;
  • Conduct fundamental research of the mechanisms associated with natural resource systems;
  • Provide innovative outreach to citizens and stakeholders;
  • Investigate, record, and disseminate information about Nebraska's Earth, water, atmospheric and biological resources; and
  • Promote a comprehensive conservation ethic for the effective and appropriate management and sustainable use of natural resources.
2015 Academic Program Review

Organizational Charts

Download full chart
(updated 2/3/2017)

Download abbreviated chart
(updated 1/15/2016)

SNR Administration

John Carroll

John Carroll

Director

Paul Hanson

Paul Hanson

Associate Director

Matt Joeckel

R.M. (Matt) Joeckel

Associate Director for Conservation and Survey

Christine Steggs

Christine Steggs

Assistant to the Director

Maria Hansen

Maria Hansen

Administrative Associate

SNR Coordinators

Dennis Ferraro

Dennis Ferraro

Community Engagement Coordinator

Pat Shea

Pat Shea

Faculty Mentoring Coordinator

Drew Tyre

Drew Tyre

Teaching Coordinator