College Leadership


Dr. Elaine Turner

 

 

Responsibilities:
  • Provide overall leadership for the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences as an integral part of the Institute of Food and Agricultural and Life Sciences
  • Represent the college in the university and in Florida as well as nationally and internationally
  • Coordinate efforts of teaching, research and Extension with the Senior Vice President and deans of IFAS

Education:

  • Ph.D. 1995, Purdue University, Nutrition
  • M.S. 1985, Purdue University, Nutrition
  • B.S., Kansas State University, Dietetics


Dr. Allen Wysocki

 

 

Responsibilities:
  • Distance Education
  • International Programs
  • Statewide Programs
  • Honors Program
  • Faculty Development
  • Student Petitions (Third Drop & Interviewing Officer for the College)

Education:

  • Ph.D. 1998, Michigan State University, Agricultural Economics
  • M.S. 1997, Michigan State University, Agricultural Economics
  • B.S., Purdue University, Agricultrual Economics


Dr. Joel Brendemuhl

 

 

Responsibilities:
  • Curriculum
  • Assessment
  • Enrollment Management
  • Undergraduate Advising

Education:

  • Ph.D. 1985, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Nutrition/Swine
  • M.S. 1982, North Dakota State University, Nutrition/Non-ruminant
  • B.S., North Dakota State University, Animal Science


H. Charlotte Emerson

 

 

Responsibilities:
  • Student Recruitment and Retention
  • CALS Ambassadors
  • Solutions Seminars
  • Gator Encounter
  • Florida Youth Institute

Education:

  • Ph.D., 2017, University of Florida, Agricultural Education and Communication
  • M.Ed. 2001, Florida Gulf Coast University, Educational Curriculum and Instruction
  • B.S., University of Florida, Agricultural Education


Cathy Carr

 

 

Responsibilities:
  • CALS Alumni and Friends
  • Scholarships
  • Career Resources, including student appointments, classroom presentations and the Loop Legislative Internship Program
  • Special events, including TailGATOR, CALS Career Expo and Gator Gatherings

Education:

  • M.S. 2005, Oklahoma State University, Agricultural Communications
  • B.S., Oklahoma State University, Agribusiness (Marketing)