SNR Faculty Rank, Tenure & Graduate Faculty Status

Active Faculty

NameRankTitleTenureGrad Faculty TypeGrad Faculty Status
Anderson,  Mark Courtesy Professor Professor Tenured Full
Arkebauer,  Tim Courtesy Professor Professor Tenured Full
Awada,  Tala Professor Physiological Plant Ecologist | Associate Dean Agricultural Research Division Tenured Full
Ayers,  Jerry Professor Emeritus Emeritus Research Hydrogeologist Non-Tenure Track None
Bleed,  Ann Adjunct Professor Natural Resource Scientist Non-Tenure Track None
Brandle,  Jim Professor Emeritus Emeritus Shelterbelt Ecologist Non-Tenure Track None
Case,  Ron Professor Emeritus Emeritus Professor Non-Tenure Track None
Comfort,  Steve Professor Soil Environmental Chemist Tenured Full
Dewey,  Ken Professor Emeritus Emeritus - Regional Climatologist Tenured None
Diffendal,  Robert (Bob) Professor Emeritus Emeritus - Research Geologist Non-Tenure Track None
Dosskey,  Michael (Mike) Adjunct Professor Adjunct Professor (Forester) Non-Tenure Track None
Easterling,  Bill Adjunct Professor Assistant Director | Professor Non-Tenure Track None
Eskridge,  Kent Courtesy Professor Professor Tenured Full
Franti,  Tom Courtesy Associate Professor Associate Professor Tenured Full
Freeman,  Patricia (Trish) Professor Emeritus Emeritus Mammalogist/Wildlife Zoologist Non-Tenure Track None
Gitelson,  Anatoly Professor Emeritus Emeritus Remote Sensing Specialist Tenured None
Goeke,  James (Jim) Professor Emeritus Emeritus Research Hydrogeologist Non-Tenure Track None
Gosselin,  Dave Professor Earth System Scientist | UNL Environmental Studies, Director Tenured Full
Hahn,  LeRoy Professor Emeritus Emeritus Professor Non-Tenure Track None
Harvey,  Ed Adjunct Professor Adjunct Professor Non-Tenure Track Associate
Hay,  DeLynn Associate Professor Emeritus Associate Professor Emeritus Tenured None
Hayes,  Mike Professor Climatologist Tenured Full
Holland,  Rick Adjunct Assistant Professor Adjunct Assistant Professor Non-Tenure Track Associate
Hu,  Qi (Steve) Professor Agricultural Climatologist Tenured Full
Hygnstrom,  Scott Professor Emeritus Emeritus Wildlife Damage Professor Non-Tenure Track None
Jess,  J. Michael (Mike) Professor Emeritus Emeritus Professor Non-Tenure Track None
Johnson,  Ron Professor Emeritus Emeritus Professor Non-Tenure Track None
Karloff,  Steve Courtesy Forester District Forester, Southeast Nebraska Non-Tenure Track None
Kuzelka,  Robert (Bob) Associate Professor Emeritus Emeritus Associate Professor Non-Tenure Track None
Kuzila,  Mark Professor Emeritus Emeritus Soil Scientist Non-Tenure Track None
Lin,  Xiaomao Adjunct Research Assistant Professor Adjunct Research Assitant Professor Non-Tenure Track Associate
McCallister,  Dennis Courtesy Professor Professor Tenured Full
Nickerson,  Doak Courtesy Forester District Forester, Northwest Nebraska Non-Tenure Track None
Peters,  Ed Professor Emeritus Emeritus Professor Tenured None
Powell,  Larkin Professor Professor of Conservation Biology/Animal Ecology | Associate Dean, College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources Tenured Full
Powers,  Thomas (Tom) Courtesy Professor Professor Tenured Full
Rasmussen,  Steve Courtesy Forester District Forester, Northeast Nebraska Non-Tenure Track None
Reinhard,  Karl Professor Environmental Archaeologist Tenured Full
Rowe,  Clinton (Clint) Courtesy Professor Professor Tenured Full
Schacht,  Walt Courtesy Professor Grassland Ecology and Management Degree Program Coordinator Tenured None
Shea,  Pat Professor Emeritus Emeritus - Xenobiotics/Environmental Chemist Tenured None
Skopp,  Joe Associate Professor Emeritus Emeritus Soil Physicist Non-Tenure Track None
Spalding,  Mary Professor Emeritus Emeritus Research Chemist Non-Tenure Track None
Steinauer,  Gerry Adjunct Professor Adjunct Professor Non-Tenure Track None
Stooksbury,  David (Dave) Adjunct Assistant Professor Associate Professor Non-Tenure Track None
Szilagyi,  Jozsef (Joe) Research Professor Research Hydrologist Non-Tenure Track Full
Vrtiska,  Mark Professor of Practice Wildlife Management Specialist Non-Tenure Track Associate
Walter-Shea,  Elizabeth (Betty) Professor Emeritus Emeritus - Environmental Biophysicist Tenured None
Wedin,  Dave Professor Ecosystem Ecologist Tenured Full
Weiss,  Al Professor Emeritus Emeritus Agricultural Meteorologist Non-Tenure Track None
Wilhite,  Don Professor Emeritus Emeritus - Climatologist and Drought Management Specialist Tenured None
Zhou,  Xinhua Adjunct Research Assistant Professor Agroclimatologist Non-Tenure Track None
Zlotnik,  Vitaly Professor Professor Tenured None
Allison,  Rachel Courtesy Forester District Forester, Southwest Nebraska Non-Tenure Track None
Burba,  George Adjunct Assistant Professor Principal Scientist Non-Tenure Track None
Dutcher,  Allen (Al) Associate Geoscientist Extension Agricultural Climatologist Non-Tenure Track None
Fuchs,  Brian Associate Geoscientist Climatologist Non-Tenure Track None
Suyker,  Andy Associate Professor Micrometeorologist Tenured Full
Tadesse,  Tsegaye Research Professor Research Professor of Applied Climate & Remote Sensing Non-Tenure Track Full
Skoda,  Steve Adjunct Professor Adjunct Professor Non-Tenure Track None
Burbach,  Mark Geoscientist Human Dimensions of Natural Resource Management Non-Tenure Track Full
Snow,  Dan Research Professor Director of Laboratory Services Non-Tenure Track Full
Knutson,  Cody Research Professor Water Resources Scientist Non-Tenure Track Full
Aiken,  J. David Courtesy Professor Professor Tenured Full
Mahmood,  Rezaul Professor Applied Climatologist | Director, High Plains Regional Climate Center Tenured Full
Shulski,  Martha Associate Professor Applied Climatologist | State Climatologist | Director, Nebraska State Climate Office Tenured Full
Carlson,  Marvin Professor Emeritus Emeritus Research Geologist Non-Tenure Track None
Eversoll,  Duane Professor Emeritus Emeritus Research Geologist Non-Tenure Track None
Joeckel,  R.M. (Matt) Professor SNR Senior Associate Director | Director, Conservation and Survey Division | Nebraska State Geologist Tenured Full
Swinehart,  James Professor Emeritus Emeritus Research Geologist Non-Tenure Track None
Lackey,  Susan Associate Geoscientist Research Hydrogeologist Non-Tenure Track None
Sibray,  Steve Associate Professor Hydrogeologist Non-Tenure Track None
Tyre,  Drew Professor Wildlife Population Ecologist | SNR Teaching Coordinator Tenured Full
You,  Jinsheng Adjunct Research Associate Professor Adjunct Research Associate Professor Non-Tenure Track None
Feng,  Song Adjunct Research Associate Professor Climatologist Non-Tenure Track Associate
Svoboda,  Mark Geoscientist Climatologist | Director, National Drought Mitigation Center Non-Tenure Track Full
Dillon,  Jeremy Courtesy Professor Professor Tenure Track Full
Francis,  Charles Courtesy Professor Professor Tenured Full
Allen,  Craig Professor Resilience Scientist | Center for Resilience in Agricultural Working Landscapes (CRAWL) Non-Tenure Track Full
Wishart,  David Professor Historical Geographer Tenured None
Ferraro,  Dennis Professor of Practice Conservation Biologist/Herpetologist Non-Tenure Track None
Pegg,  Mark Professor Fisheries Ecologist Tenured Full
Thomas,  Steven Professor River/Stream Ecologist Tenured Full
Hanson,  Paul Professor Quaternary Geologist | Director, Great Plains Cooperative Ecosystems Study Unit Tenured Full
Pope,  Kevin Research Professor Unit Leader of the U.S. Geological Survey - Nebraska Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Unit (Fisheries) Non-Tenure Track Full
Hunt,  Eric Adjunct Assistant Professor Climatologist Non-Tenure Track None
McCarty,  John Courtesy Professor Courtesy Professor Tenured Full
Wolfenbarger,  L. LaReesa Courtesy Associate Professor Courtesy Associate Professor Tenure Track Full
Scanlon,  Bridget Adjunct Professor Senior Research Scientist Non-Tenure Track None
Wardlow,  Brian Professor Remote Sensing Scientist | Director, Center for Advanced Land Management Information Technologies Tenure Track Full
Ryu,  Jae Adjunct Research Associate Professor Hydrologist/Drought Management Specialist Non-Tenure Track None
Zygielbaum,  Art Associate Professor Emeritus Emeritus Remote Sensing Specialist Non-Tenure Track None
Lusk,  Jeffrey Adjunct Assistant Professor Adjunct Assistant Professor Non-Tenure Track Associate
Koupal,  Keith Adjunct Assistant Professor Adjunct Assistant Professor Non-Tenure Track None
Landis,  Wayne Adjunct Professor Professor / Director Non-Tenure Track Associate
Msanne,  Joseph Adjunct Assistant Professor Adjunct Assistant Professor Non-Tenure Track None
Kamble,  Baburao Adjunct Assistant Professor Adjunct Assistant Professor Non-Tenure Track Associate
Li,  Ruopu Adjunct Assistant Professor Adjunct Assistant Professor Non-Tenure Track Associate
Kilic,  Ayse Professor Hydrologic Information Systems Specialist Tenured Full
Shultz,  Steven Professor Professor Tenured Full
Gunderson,  Lance Adjunct Professor Professor Non-Tenure Track Associate
Umphlett,  Natalie Assistant Geoscientist Regional Climatologist Non-Tenure Track None
Archer,  J. Clark Professor Urban and Regional Geographer Tenured None
Bathke,  Deb Research Associate Professor Climate Scientist Non-Tenure Track Associate
Ramirez,  Juan Paulo Adjunct Associate Professor Geographer Non-Tenure Track None
Todey,  Dennis Adjunct Professor Director Non-Tenure Track None
Wang,  Tiejun Adjunct Assistant Professor Hydrologist Non-Tenure Track None
Stoddard,  Robert Professor Emeritus Emeritus Professor Non-Tenure Track None
Woldt,  Wayne Associate Professor Emeritus Emeritus - Water Resources Engineer Tenured None
Pennisi,  Lisa Associate Professor of Practice Natural Resources Specialist Non-Tenure Track Associate
Hiller,  Tim Adjunct Assistant Professor Executive Director Non-Tenure Track None
Hamel,  Marty Adjunct Assistant Professor Large River Ecology Specialist Non-Tenure Track Associate
Korus,  Jesse Assistant Professor Groundwater Geologist Tenure Track Full
Higley,  Leon Professor Insect Ecologist Tenured Full
Fontaine,  TJ Adjunct Assistant Professor Adjunct Assistant Professor Non-Tenure Track None
Okalebo,  Jane Research Assistant Professor Research Assistant Professor Non-Tenure Track None
Ou,  Gengxin (Michael) Adjunct Assistant Professor Computational Hydrologist Non-Tenure Track None
Ho,  Chang-Hoi Visiting Professor Visiting Scholar Non-Tenure Track None
Hack,  Mace Adjunct Professor State Director, Nebraska Non-Tenure Track None
LaGrange,  Theodore Adjunct Professor Wetland Program Manager Non-Tenure Track None
Kolok,  Alan Courtesy Professor Professor Tenured Full
Tang,  Zhenghong Courtesy Assistant Professor Community and Regional Planning Tenure Track Full
Cherubini,  Paolo Adjunct Professor Team Leader Non-Tenure Track Associate
Stiles,  Crystal Assistant Geoscientist Applied Climatologist Non-Tenure Track Associate
Young,  Becky Courtesy Assistant Professor Courtesy Assistant Professor Non-Tenure Track None
Nguy-Robertson,  Anthony Adjunct Assistant Professor Remote Sensing Scientist Non-Tenure Track Associate
Parasiewicz,  Piotr Adjunct Professor River Professor Non-Tenure Track None
Schoenebeck,  Casey Courtesy Assistant Professor Assistant Professor of Biology Non-Tenure Track Full
Marker,  Laurie Adjunct Professor Adjunct Professor Non-Tenure Track Associate
Uden,  Dan Assistant Professor Resilience Spatial Scientist Tenure Track Full
Chizinski,  Chris Associate Professor Human Dimensions of Wildlife Management Tenured Full
Wilson,  James Courtesy Associate Professor Courtesy Associate Professor Tenure Track Full
Burgin,  Amy Adjunct Associate Professor Associate Scientist Non-Tenure Track Associate
Loecke,  Terry Adjunct Assistant Professor Assistant Scienctist Non-Tenure Track Associate
Nam,  Yunwoo Courtesy Associate Professor Associate Professor of Community and Regional Planning Tenured Full
Demisse,  Getachew Lecturer Online Instructor Non-Tenure Track None
Forsberg,  Mike Research Assistant Professor Conservation Photographer Non-Tenure Track None
Liska,  Adam Courtesy Associate Professor Courtesy Associate Professor Tenure Track Full
Douglass,  Matt Courtesy Professor of Practice Courtesty Assistant Professor of Practice Non-Tenure Track None
Birge,  Hannah Adjunct Assistant Professor Water and Agriculture Program Manager Non-Tenure Track None
Spurgeon,  Jonathan Research Assistant Professor Research Assistant Professor Non-Tenure Track Full
Iaquinta,  David Adjunct Professor Professor of Sociology and Demography Non-Tenure Track None
Smith,  Adam Courtesy Assistant Forester Program Leader, Forest Products Utilization Non-Tenure Track None
Pekarek,  Kathryn (Katie) Associate Extension Educator Water Quality Educator Non-Tenure Track None
Vokoun,  Jason Adjunct Associate Professor Adjunct Associate Professor Non-Tenure Track Associate
Farrell,  John (Mike) Professor of Practice Coordinator, Platte Basin Time Lapse Project Non-Tenure Track None
Angeler,  David Adjunct Associate Professor Adjunct Associate Professor Non-Tenure Track Associate
Munoz-Arriola,  Francisco Associate Professor Hydroinformatics and Integrated Hydroclimatologist Non-Tenure Track Full
Gamon,  John Professor Quantitative Remote Sensing Scientist Tenured Full
Carroll,  John Professor Director of the School of Natural Resources Tenured Full
Ray,  Chittaranjan Courtesy Professor Nebraska Water Center Director Tenured Full
Franz,  Trenton Associate Professor Hydrogeophysicist | SNR Associate Director for Research Tenured Full
Weyl,  Olaf Adjunct Professor Adjunct Professor Non-Tenure Track Associate
Dauer,  Joe Associate Professor Life Sciences Education Tenured Full
Dauer,  Jenny Associate Professor Science Literacy | SNR Associate Director for Teaching Tenured Full
Snyman,  Andrei Adjunct Assistant Professor Research Director Non-Tenure Track Associate
Teixeira dos Santos,  Isabel Visiting Post-Doctoral Research Associate Visiting Post-Doctoral Research Associate Non-Tenure Track None
VanWormer,  Elizabeth Assistant Professor One Health Coordinator Tenure Track Full
Forbes,  Cory Associate Professor Science Education Tenure Track Full
Gale,  George Adjunct Professor Adjunct Professor Non-Tenure Track Associate
Twidwell,  Dirac Courtesy Associate Professor Rangeland Ecology and Management Fire Ecology Tenure Track Full
Gustafson,  Christopher Courtesy Assistant Professor Courtesy Assistant Professor Non-Tenure Track Full
Billesbach,  David Courtesy Professor Courtesy Research Assistant Professor Non-Tenure Track None
Frink,  Teresa Adjunct Assistant Professor Adjunct Assistant Professor Non-Tenure Track Associate
Neale,  Christopher Professor Director of Research, Daugherty Water for Food Institute Tenured Full
Willemssens,  Kelly Lecturer Online Ecology Lecturer Non-Tenure Track None
Wegiel,  Jerry Adjunct Professor Adjunct Professor Non-Tenure Track Associate
Dupigny-Giroux,  Lesley-Ann Adjunct Professor Adjunct Professor Non-Tenure Track Associate
Shenk,  Tanya Adjunct Professor National Park Service Research Coordinator for the Great Plains Ecosystems Studies Unit Non-Tenure Track Associate
Garmestani,  Ahjond Adjunct Professor Adjunct Professor Non-Tenure Track Associate
Saathoff,  Aaron Adjunct Assistant Professor Adjunct Assistant Professor Non-Tenure Track Associate
Morgan,  Patrick Adjunct Professor Adjunct Professor Non-Tenure Track Associate
Kang,  Myunghwa (Michelle) Courtesy Associate Professor Courtesy Associate Professor Tenure Track Full
Burnett,  Jessica Adjunct Assistant Professor Research Ecologist Non-Tenure Track None
Stuber,  Erica Adjunct Assistant Professor Research Associate Non-Tenure Track Associate
Gilmore,  Troy Assistant Professor Groundwater Hydrologist Tenure Track Full
Jedd,  Theresa Adjunct Research Associate Professor Adjunct Research Associate Professor Non-Tenure Track None
Zink,  Bob Professor Conservation Biologist | Animal Ecologist | SNR Faculty Mentor Coordinator Tenured Full
Kaemingk,  Mark Adjunct Assistant Professor Fishery Scientist Non-Tenure Track None
Zambrano Bigiarini,  Francisco Visiting Professor Visiting Scholar Non-Tenure Track None
Hua,  Li Visiting Professor Visiting Scholar Non-Tenure Track None
Yu,  Rong Adjunct Assistant Professor Adjunct Assistant Professor Non-Tenure Track None
Hmimina,  Gabriel Adjunct Assistant Professor Adjunct Professor Non-Tenure Track None
Poletto,  Jamilynn Assistant Professor Fish Physiologist Tenure Track Full
Haskell,  Neal Adjunct Professor Adjunct Professor Non-Tenure Track None
Gholizadeh,  Hamed Adjunct Assistant Professor Adjunct Assistant Professor Non-Tenure Track None
Foster,  John Adjunct Professor Adjunct Professor Tenured None
Das Choudhury,  Sruti Assistant Professor Image Analysis Specialist Non-Tenure Track Associate
Wang,  Shoakun Visiting Professor Visiting Professor Non-Tenure Track None
Benson,  John Assistant Professor Vertebrate Ecologist Tenure Track Full
Messer,  Tiffany Adjunct Assistant Professor Water Quality Engineer/Scientist Non-Tenure Track None
Turk,  Judith Assistant Professor Pedologist Tenure Track Full
Trainin,  Guy Courtesy Professor Chairperson, Teaching, Learning and Teacher Education Tenured Full
Sorensen,  Amanda Post-Doctoral Research Associate Science Communication and Literacy Scientist Non-Tenure Track None
Corman,  Jessica Assistant Professor Limnologist/Aquatic Ecologist Tenure Track Full
Qi,  Yi Assistant Professor Spatial Scientist Tenure Track Full
Berg,  Eric Courtesy Assistant Professor Program Leader, Community Forestry and Sustainable Landscapes Non-Tenure Track None
Erixson,  John Courtesy Assistant Forester Director, Nebraska Forest Service/State Forester Non-Tenure Track None
Woollen,  Rich Courtesy Forester District Forester, Northcentral Nebraska Non-Tenure Track None
Mittelstet,  Aaron Courtesy Assistant Professor Courtesy Assistant Professor Tenure Track Full
Little,  Andrew (Andy) Assistant Professor Landscape and Habitat Management Ecologist | SNR Extension Coordinator Tenure Track Full
Geli,  Hatim Adjunct Assistant Professor Adjunct Assistant Professor Tenure Track None
Roy,  Ranu Post-Doctoral Research Associate Post-Doctoral Research Associate Non-Tenure Track None
Richards-Rissetto,  Heather Courtesy Assistant Professor Assistant Professor Tenure Track Full
Seaton,  Jay Courtesy Forester Lower Platte South NRD Forester Non-Tenure Track None
Jara,  Steve Courtesy Assistant Forester NFS Deputy Director Non-Tenure Track None
Osiri,  Kalu Courtesy Associate Professor of Practice Director of International Business Non-Tenure Track Associate
Barnes-Josiah,  Debbi Courtesy Assistant Professor Courtesty Assistant Professor Non-Tenure Track Full
Wang,  Ran Research Assistant Professor Image Processing Specialist Non-Tenure Track None
Limpert,  George Post-Doctoral Research Associate Atmospheric Scientist Post Doctorate Non-Tenure Track None
Andrews,  Matt Professor Director of Nebraska EPSCoR Tenured None
Smith,  Cody Post-Doctoral Research Associate Post-Doctoral Research Associate Non-Tenure Track None
Lucas,  Lyrica Post-Doctoral Research Associate Post-Doctoral Research Associate Non-Tenure Track None
Rimsaite,  Renata Post-Doctoral Research Associate Water Markets Analyst Non-Tenure Track None
Pires,  Luciana Visiting Professor Visiting Research Scholar Non-Tenure Track None
Abimbola,  Femi Post-Doctoral Research Associate Remote Sensing and Irrigation Specialist Non-Tenure Track None
Nawrocki,  Julia Post-Doctoral Research Associate Remote Sensing and Irrigation Specialist - Post-Doctrate Research Associate Non-Tenure Track None
Schmidt,  Amy Courtesy Associate Professor Courtesy Associate Professor in Animal Manure Management Non-Tenure Track Associate
Peterson,  Robert Adjunct Professor Entomologist Non-Tenure Track Associate
Patterson,  Brent Adjunct Professor Research Scientist Non-Tenure Track Full
Ammachathram,  Ajai Courtesy Assistant Professor Extension Specialist Non-Tenure Track Full
Kirby,  Caitlin Post-Doctoral Research Associate Environmental Social Sciences Researcher Non-Tenure Track None
Eaton,  Weston Adjunct Assistant Professor Adjunct Assistant Professor Non-Tenure Track Associate
Mason,  Hillary Lecturer CASNR Lecturer Non-Tenure Track None
Williams,  Candiss Adjunct Professor Research Soil Scientist Non-Tenure Track Associate
Wills,  Skye Adjunct Professor Soil Scientist Non-Tenure Track Associate
Haacker,  Erin Courtesy Assistant Professor Courtesy Assistant Professor Non-Tenure Track Full
Cutucache,  Christine Courtesy Associate Professor Associate Professor of Biology Non-Tenure Track Full
Ameyaw,  Lord Lecturer Lecturer Non-Tenure Track None
Behney,  Adam Adjunct Professor Avian Researcher Non-Tenure Track None
D’Alessio,  Matteo Adjunct Assistant Professor Adjunct Assistant Professor Non-Tenure Track None
Stoner,  Kristal Adjunct Assistant Professor Executive Director Non-Tenure Track None
Thompson,  Jeffrey Adjunct Professor Research Scientist Non-Tenure Track None
Bell,  Jesse Associate Professor Director of Water, Climate, and Health Non-Tenure Track Full
Sonsthagen,  Sarah Research Associate Professor Research Associate Professer Non-Tenure Track Full
McCullough,  Carla Associate Extension Educator Watershed Science Extension Educator Non-Tenure Track None
Sharma Dangal,  Shree Post-Doctoral Research Associate Terrestrial Ecosystem Modeler and Geospatial Analyst Non-Tenure Track None
Heinis,  Frazer Post-Doctoral Research Associate Mammalian Molecular Biologist Non-Tenure Track None