FWC 2016-2017 Committees

Undergraduate Affairs Committee

  • Yan Jiao
  • Don Orth (Chair)
  • Bill Hopkins
  • Leandro Castello
  • Jim Parkhurst (CNRE SPAC Representative)
  • Lynn Hayes
  • Reviews undergraduate curriculum check sheets
  • Reviews applications and makes recommendations for awards and scholarship requests
  • Policies and substitutions related to undergraduate curricula

Outreach and Communication Committee

  • Dan Catlin
  • Steve McMullin
  • Brian Murphy
  • Tara Craig
  • Oversight of Departmental website and newsletter
  • Maintains calendar of events
  • Plans departmental socials

Facilities and Equipment Committee

  • Jim Fraser (Chair)
  • Mark Ford
  • Kathy Alexander
  • Marcella Kelly
  • Jess Jones
  • Terri Waid
  • Solicits departmental vehicle needs
  • Provides recommendations to Department Head for allocation of vehicles
  • Provides oversight of Center Woods facilities
  • Oversight for safety and compliance in labs, buildings, vehicles

Graduate Affairs Committee

  • Sarah Karpanty (Graduate Program Coordinator, Chair)
  • Eric Hallerman
  • Emmanuel Frimpong
  • Paul Angermeier
  • Carola Haas
  • Andy Dolloff
  • Dana Keith
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  • Approves graduate admission
  • Recommends appropriate policies and procedures for graduate studies
  • Planning of departmental seminar
  • Reviews graduate course offering/needs
  • Reviews policies related to graduate curricula and degree requirements

Fish and Wildlife Conservation Graduate Student Association:

  • President: Anne Hilborn
  • Vice President: Chelsea Weithman
  • Treasurer: Brandon Semel

Virginia Tech Student Chapter of the American Fisheries Society

  • President: Hae Kim
  • Vice President: Skylar Wolf
  • Secretary: Haley Jenkins
  • Treasurer: Jason Falcone
  • Outreach Coordinator: Alex Pelletier
  • Faculty Advisor: Yan Jiao
  • For more information, visit the VT AFS Student Chapter website

Virginia Tech Student Chapter of the Wildlife Society

  • President: Ally Moser
  • Vice President: Paige Craine             
  • Secretary: Aylett Lipford
  • Treasurer & Fundraising: Alex Cassel
  • Graduate Student Liaison: Brandon Semel
  • Faculty Advisor: Marcella J Kelly

For more information, visit the VT TWS Student Chapter website

CONTACT US:

GENENRAL INFORMATION:

Dana Keith
Assistant to Department Head
Fish and Wildlife Conservation
Cheatham Hall, RM100, Virginia Tech
310 West Campus Drive (MC0321)
Blacksburg, VA 24061


Phone: (540) 231-5573
Fax: (540) 231-7580
Email:fishwild@vt.edu


GRADUATE PROGRAM:

Dr. Sarah Karpanty 
Graduate Program Coordinator 

Fish and Wildlife Conservation
Cheatham Hall, RM150, Virginia Tech
310 West Campus Drive (MC0321)
Blacksburg, VA 24061


Phone: (540) 231-4586
Fax: (540) 231-7580
Email: karpanty@vt.edu


UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAM:

Stephanie Hart, Director
The Advising Center
CNRE
Cheatham Hall, RM138, Virginia Tech
310 West Campus Drive (MC0321)
Blacksburg, VA 24061


Phone: (540) 231-5482
http://cnre.vt.edu/students Email: cnre_students@vt.edu