Officers


Chair: Jeff Hatten, Oregon State University - Term: 2016-2017, Meeting: Tampa, FL

In-Coming Chair: Chuck Rhoades, US Forest Service - Term: 2017-2018, Meeting: SanDiego, CA

Out-Going Chair: Brian Strahm, Virginia Tech - Term: 2015-2016, Phoenix, AZ

Chair Elect: Michael SanClements, National Ecological Observatory Network - Term: 2018-2019, Meeting: San Antonio, TX

Chair:

  • Organize and preside over annual meeting for division. 
  • In preparation for the annual divisional meeting; request and collect oral, poster or symposium papers; accept or reject each paper offered for technical sessions or arrange to have the paper presented in another division; arrange papers in a coordinated program and collect abstracts of papers to be presented; arrange symposia and field trips when appropriate.
  • Chair the Division Business Meeting
  • Solicit nominations for Sergei A. Wilde Early Career Achievement Award and Lectureship and preside over lecture
  • Serve on committee to nominate and select Sergei A. Wilde Distinguished Lectureship on Forest Soils

 

In-Coming Chair:

  • Assist division Chair in appropriate ways, including organization of the division's technical program and business meeting at the Annual SSSA Meeting.
  • Succeed as division Chair in the event the current Chair is unable to serve.
  • Request possible symposia topics from members and/or plan selected symposia for one year hence.
  • Serve on committee to nominate and select Sergei A. Wilde Distinguished Lectureship on Forest Soils

 

Past Chair:

  • Chairs committee to nominate and select Sergei A. Wilde Distinguished Lectureship on Forest Soils
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