Interim Dean of College of Agriculture and Director of KSRE
The Interim Dean/Director is the chief administrative officer of the College of Agriculture (CoA) and K-State Research and Extension (KSRE) and is responsible for overall program leadership, strategic direction, fiscal stewardship, fund development, policy formulation, and impact assessment and aligning these efforts with the K-State 2025 Visionary Plan. The Interim Dean/Director works extensively with the Associate Dean for Academic Programs, Associate Dean of International Agricultural Programs, Associate Dean of Research and Graduate Programs and Associate Director for Research, Associate Director for Extension, CoA department heads, and with Deans of other colleges with faculty appointments in the Agricultural Experiment Station (AES) and Cooperative Extension Service (CES). Other responsibilities include overseeing international programs and institutes and interaction with County and District Extension Councils and the state legislature. The Interim Dean of the CoA and Director of KSRE reports directly to the Provost and Senior Vice President and serves on the Council of Academic Deans.
Dean of Veterinary Medicine
As chief academic and executive officer of the college, the Dean has primary responsibility for faculty and staff development, personnel oversight, budgetary planning and management, fundraising, academic and curricular issues, clinical resources, and facilities development. In that capacity, the Dean provides vision and leadership for the advancement of the college and fosters a collaborative culture supportive of the college’s missions of education, research, clinical practice, and public engagement. The Dean also has oversight of the Veterinary Health Center and Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, which includes responsibility for teaching within the hospital and diagnostic labs, patient care, diagnostic service, and research.