Meet the NRES Staff

Laura Bowling

Dr. Laura Bowling

NRES & Agronomy
NRES Director & Professor of Agronomy
765.496.2926 (fax)

Laura earned her bachelor’s degree in civil engineering and water resources from Princeton University, and her master’s and doctorate from the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Washington, Seattle. Laura is a Full Professor with research and teaching responsibilities in the Department of Agronomy at Purdue University and has a courtesy appointment in the Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering. 

Laura teaches an undergraduate course in Environmental Hydrology and Hydrologic Field Skills and serves as an undergraduate advisor.  She also mentors several graduate students and teaches a graduate-level course in Statistical Hydrology. 

Her research interests include quantifying the hydrologic and water quality impacts of agricultural drainage practices, investigation of edge-of-field and watershed-scale conservation measures to mitigate the impacts, and evaluation of water resources sustainability, with emphasis on agricultural water use.  Laura serves as a member of the Executive Committee of both the Purdue Climate Change Research Center and the Purdue Water Community, and as one of the Purdue representatives to the Consortium of Universities for the Advancement of Hydrologic Science, Inc. (CUAHSI). She also serves on the University Library Committee.​

Dr. Laura C. Bowling

Tami Borror

Tami Borror

Academic Advisor

 "As your academic advisor, I'm looking forward to getting to know you on a personal level and helping you design your individual academic program."

-Tami Borror, NRES Academic Advisor

To make an appointment with me, go to:

Tami Borror

Pam  Wedding

Pam Wedding

Administrative Assistant

The favorite part of my position is interacting with students and seeing all the great achievements they make.  If you are needing any assistance, please do not hesitate to stop by and see me.  Even if you just want to say hello. 

Pam Wedding