Forestry & Natural Resources

We prepare the next generation of professionals, discover new knowledge, and engage key stakeholders in the science, management and sustainable use of natural resources. Our world-class expertise in forestry, wildlife, fisheries & aquatic sciences, natural resources social science, and interdisciplinary ecology is helping solve some of the most important natural resource problems around the globe.

 

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Forestry and Natural Resources
joinfnr@purdue.edu
715 W. State Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907
765-494-3590
 Department Directory


Contact Us By Area & Find Building Emergency Plans

Main Office
Robert G. Wagner, Department Head & Professor
rgwagner@purdue.edu, 765-494-3590

Telaina Minnicus, Lead Administrative Assist.
tminnicu@purdue.edu, 765-494-3590

 

Graduate Program
Mike Jenkins, Chair, Professor
jenkinma@purdue.edu, 765-496-2199

Jackie Getson, Research Associate & Graduate Outreach Coordinator
jgeston@purdue.edu, 765-496-7406

 

Office of Student Services
Tami Conn, Office Support
tconn@purdue.edu, 765-494-3591

J. Barny Dunning, Jr.​, Associate Head & Professor
jdunning@purdue.edu, 765-494-3629

Julie Pluimer, Administrative Mgr./Academic Advisor
jpluimer@purdue.edu, 765-494-3629

FNR Job Board
fnrjobs@purdue.edu

 

Extension & Web (inquiries: trees, wildlife, outreach, events)
Diana Evans, Ext. & Web Communications Specialist
evans44@purdue.edu, 765-494-3583

John S. Wright Conference Center (Wright Center)
Telaina Minnicus, Lead Administrative Assist.
tminnicu@purdue.edu, 765-494-3590

 

Building Deputy
Andy Coursey, Departmental Operations Clerk
acourse@purdue.edu, 765-494-9416

via phone at   (765) 494-8392

View all building plans- Building Emergency Plan
Pfendler Bldg. Emergency Plan
Forest Products Bldg. Emergency Plan
Forestry Bldg. Emergency Plan

 

John S. Wright Center
Elizabeth Jackson, Engagement Specialist and Executive Director
jackson@purdue.edu, 765-496-5013
Wright Center Bldg. Emergency Plan

 

Hardwood Ecosystem Experiment (HEE)
Mike Saunders, Co-Chair, Associate Professor
msaunder@purdue.edu, 765-430-1440

 

Hardwood Tree Improvement and Regeneration Center (HTIRC)
Matthew Ginzel, Director & Professor of Forest Entomology
mginzel@purdue.edu, 765-494.9369

 

Tropical Hardwood Tree Improvement and Regeneration Center (TropHTIRC)
Doug Jacobs, Director & Fred M. van Eck Professor
djacobs@purdue.edu, 765-494-3608

 

Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant College Program (IISG)
Tomas Höök, IISG Director/Assoc. Professor of Fisheries & Aquatic Sciences
thook@purdue.edu, 765-496-6799