Now accepting applications for CALS Academic Planning Council membership

Nominations are underway for membership on CALS Academic Planning Council for terms running from 2017-2020. APC is the primary shared governance body in the college and advises the dean on strategic planning, resource allocation, academic program proposals, and more. Three faculty seats are open for nomination, one each from Animal Science (Division 1), Plant Pathology (Division 4), and Nutritional Sciences (Division 5). In addition, there is a vacancy that requires a replacement to serve a one year term from Horticulture (Division 4). If you would like to nominate a faculty member from one of these departments, please contact the corresponding department chair.

There is also one open academic staff seat (50% or greater appointment). Nominations for academic staff may be made by any member of the academic staff. Submit a completed nomination form to 116 Ag Hall or Nominations are due April 17, 2017.

The next open Extension seat will occur in 2018.

Elections will take place during the first two weeks in May.

For details on APC’s mission and membership, please refer to