July-August 2011

Fulbright Scholar Program
Applications are now being accepted for the U.S. Scholars Core Fulbright Scholar Program.

Each year, the core Fulbright Scholar Program sends 800 U.S. faculty and professionals abroad. Grantees lecture and conduct research in a wide variety of academic and professional fields. The Fulbright Program is sponsored by the United States Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. Under a cooperative agreement with the Bureau, the Council for International Exchange of Scholars (CIES) assists in the administration of the Fulbright Scholar Program for faculty and professionals. For more information and application guide lines please visit www.cies.org/us_scholars/us_awards/ Application deadline is August 1, 2011.

CALS Hosts Interns from Ukraine

Students from the National University of Life and Environmental Sciences of Ukraine (NUBiP) and Lviv National Agrarian University (LNAU) will be studying with various departments in CALS this summer and fall.

Olena Martyniuk, junior in Agronomy from NUBiP will be working in the Soil and Plant Analysis Laboratory, June 15- August 31
Viktoriia Terpeliuk, junior in Animal Science from NUBiP, fall semester
Sergii Sychevskyi, junior in Agronomy from NUBiP, fall semester
Denys Petrosiuk, junior in Agronomy from LNAU, fall semester

 

International Visitors to the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Dates of Visit

Country

Visitor(s) Department/Contact
May 30 - June 6

Argentina (INTA)
 

Emilia Rivero

Agronomy
Antonio Mallarino
June 15 Argentina (Willis Ag Insurance) 5 agronomists Agronomy
M. Salas-Fernandez
June 21-22 Turkey (Artvin Coruh University)

Mehmet Duman
Aydin Tufekcioglu
Sami Imamoglu

NREM
Richard Schultz

July, 2011- July, 2012 India (Central Institute of Post-Harvest Engineering and Technology) Dattatreya Kadam

ABE
Chenxu Yu

August 3 - November 16 Brazil (Universidade Estadual Paulista) Leticia dos Santos Agronomy
Antonio Mallarino
August 1, 2011 - July 31, 2012  Mexico (INIFAP) Sergio Uribe

Agronomy
Douglas Karlen

Where are CALS Faculty/Staff Travling?

  • David Acker, Ag Admin, Ukraine, participate in international conference
  • Mahdi Al-Kaisi, Agronomy, Guam, participate in international conference
  • Rajeev Arora, Horticulture, Luxembourg, invited presentation at international conference
  • Bruce Babcock, Economics, Switzerland, invited presentation at international conference
  • Carl Bern, ABE, Austria, invited presentation at international conference
  • Julie Blanchong, NREM, Canada, participate in international conference
  • Bryony Bonning, Entomology, Canada, invited presentation at international conference
  • Lingshuang Cai, ABE, China, invited presentation at international conference
  • Petruta Caragea, Statistics, Ireland, invited presentation at international conference
  • Alicia Carriquiry, Statistics, Chile, project collaboration
  • Nanasaheb Chougule, Entomology, Canada, participate in international conference
  • Joe Cortes, Seed Science Center, South Africa, Zambia, project follow-up
  • Jack Dekker, Agronomy, Italy, research
  • Philip Dixon, Statistics, Uruguay, teach short course
  • Jacinto Fabiosa, CARD, Germany, invited presentation at international conference
  • Paul Gallagher, Economics, Sweden, invited presentation at international conference
  • Aaron Gassmann, Entomology, The Netherlands, invited presentation at international conference
  • David Grewell, ABE, Thailand, South Korea, workshop preparation, study abroad, invited presentation at international conference
  • Russell Hoffman, ABE, Taiwan, lead student travel course
  • Brian Hornbuckle, Agronomy, Canada, participate in international conference, research
  • Wallace Huffman, Economics, Italy, invited presentations at international conferences
  • Jay-Lin Jane-Topel, FSHN, The Netherlands, invited presentation at international conference
  • Helen Jensen, Economics, Canada, participate in international conference
  • Ramesh Kanwar, ABE, China, India, invited presentation at international conference, discuss future collaboration
  • Kevin Kimle, Economics, China, lead student travel course
  • Jacek Koziel, ABE, Denmark, Germany, lead student travel course
  • Buddhi Lamsal, FSHN, Thailand, invited presentation at international conference
  • Sijun Liu, Entomology, Brazil, participate in international conference
  • John Mabry, Animal Science, Thailand, project collaboration
  • William Meeker, Statistics, Ireland, invited presentation at international conference
  • Gary Munkvold, Plant Pathology, Argentina, invited presentation at international conference
  • Thomas Paulsen, Ag Ed & Studies, Canada, invited presentation at international conference
  • Steve Rodermel, GDCB, Spain, lead student travel course
  • Patrick Schnable, Agronomy, Croatia, invited presentation at international conference
  • Richard Schultz, NREM, Kazakhstan, research
  • Shelley Taylor, Global Ag Programs, France, participate in international conference
  • Tong Wang, FSHN, China, project collaboration
  • Zhiyou Wen, FSHN, China, participate in international conference
  • Jeffrey Wolt, Seed Science Center, China, invited presentation/lectures
  • Curtis Youngs, Animal Science, Canada, invited presentation at international conference
  • Zhengyuan Zhu, Statistics, Ireland, invited presentation at international conference
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