Dean's Office Staff

 

Dr. Tom Scott, Dean for the College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences

George Askew serves as interim dean of the College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences. (Meet the Dean) and the VP for Public Service and Agriculture

He can be reached at 864-656-3013 or by e-mail at CAFLSDEAN-L@clemson.edu

Jane Patterson, Administrative support to the Dean and to the College.

Jane Patterson provides administrative support to the Dean and to the College.  She can be reached at 864-656-7551 or by e-mail at jpttrsn@clemson.edu

Joe Culin

Dr. Joseph Culin is the Interim Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies for the College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences.  Dr. Culin holds a Bachelors degree in Biology from Eastern College, a Masters degree in Entomology and Applied Ecology from the University of Delaware and a Ph.D in Entomology from the University of Kentucky.  Dr. Culin has a breadth of experience in research and graduate programs as a faculty member and in his administration as the former chair of the Department of Entomology, Soils and Plant Sciences at Clemson.  [Read Dr. Culin's full profile]

Dr. Culin supports the activities and programs of the Dean's office and college, with particular emphasis on the College's research efforts as well as graduate studies.

He can be reached at 864-656-2810 or jculin@clemson.edu.

Ted Whitwell

Dr. Ted Whitwell is the Interim Associate Dean for Academic Affairs for the College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Plant Science from the University of Tennessee at Martin and both a Master's degree in Agronomy and a Ph.D. in Crop Science from Oklahoma State University.  Dr. Whitwell has a good understanding of the curriculum and academic affairs systems of Clemson as well as the value of the many aspects of our student experience.

Dr. Whitwell supports the activities and programs of the Dean’s office and college, with particular emphasis on support of the College’s student affairs and academic programs.  [Read Dr. Whitwell's full profile]

He can be reached at 864-656-5333 or via e-mail at twhtwll@clemson.edu.

Debbie Wright, receptionist for the Dean's Office in the College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences

Debbie Wright provides adminstrative support for the Dean’s Office in the College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences. She handles correspondence for the Dean and also provides support to numerous faculty committees assists with tenure and promotion and provides support to the Dean's Administrative Coordinator.

She can be reached by calling 864-656-3539 or via e-mail at debbiew@clemson.edu.

 

Lynn Fowler provides administrative support for the Dean's Office in the College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences.  She also handles room scheduling for classrooms and conference rooms in the P&AS Building, Newman Auditorium and the Life Sciences Facility. 

She can be reached at 864-656-3225 or by e-mail at lfwlr@clemson.edu.

Leigh Dodson is the financial officer for the College of Agriculture, Forestry, and Life Sciences

Leigh Dodson is the financial officer for the College of Agriculture, Forestry, and Life Sciences. She acts in the role of budget center representative to the campus.

She is responsible for the financial and personnel management functions of the college. She communicates fiscal and personnel policies and procedures, provides training and accounting support to the administrative support staff in the college. [Read Leigh Dodson's full profile]

She can be reached at 864-656-3660 or by e-mail at dleigh@clemson.edu.

Sennah Honea

Sennah Honea provide administrative support to the College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences Advancement group which includes the CAFLS Ag Alumni Board, Student Services and Development.

She is in 101 Barre Hall and can be reached at 864-656-8998 or by e-mail at schonea@clemson.edu.

Kirby Player, Executive Secretary to the CAFLS Alumni organization

Kirby Player is the Director of College Relations and serves as the Executive Secretary to the CAFLS Alumni organization.  He also assist with assigned development projects and works with students applying to professional and graduate schools. [Read Kirby Player's full profile]

Kirby's office is in 101 Barre Hall and his phone number is 864-656-3662 or 1-800-823-0508 or you can e-mail him at kplayer@clemson.edu.

Margaret Owens

Margaret Owens is the Director of Development for the College of Agriculture, Forestry & Life Sciences.  She serves as a key contact for fund raising and stewardship to alumni, corporations, foundations and friends of the College.

Margaret can be reached at 864-276-7245 or at mr6@clemson.edu.

Kim Erwin, Director of the Office of Recruiting, Advising, and Career Services for the College of Agriculture, Forestry & Life Sciences

Kim Arp is the Assistant Director of Development for the College of Agriculture, Forestry & Life Sciences.  She serves as a key contact for fund raising and stewardship to alumni, corporations, foundations and friends of the College.

Kim can be reached at 864-506-1488 or at kimarp@clemson.edu.

Paula Beecher, Coordinator of Student and Career Services for the College of Agriculture, Forestry & Life Sciences

Paula Beecher is the Director of the Bookhart Student Services Center and serves as the Career Services Coordinator for the College of Agriculture, Forestry & Life Sciences.  Paula is available to assist CAFLS students with their career service needs as well as to assist employers with connecting wiht our student body.  [Read Paula Beecher's full profile]

Paula can be reached at 864-656-6340 or at cafls_careers-l@clemson.edu or pbeeche@clemson.edu.

Katie Black

Katie Black is the Director Student Recruitment for the College of Agriculture, Forestry, and Life Sciences. She is available to assist students who are considering studying at Clemson. She also provides help to students who are currently enrolled in  the college. [Read Katie Black's full profile]

Katie can be reached at 1-888-472-LIFE (5433) or 864-656-6662 or via e-mail at cafls_recruit-l@clemson.edu or hulse@clemson.edu.

Joey Thames

Joey Thames is the Coordinator of Advising and Study Abroad for the College of Agriculture, Forestry, and Life Sciences. Additionally, Joey provides academic and professional advising to students in the PreRehabitiliation Sciences program as well as professional advising to all Clemson students interested in pursuing Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, or Allied Health professional school programs.  [Read Joe Thames' full profile]

Joey can be reached at 864-656-1534 or via e-mail at jthames@clemson.edu and appointments can be made online at http://www.meetme.so/thamesadvising

 

Jessica Dean is the Coordinator of PreProfessional Heath Studies for the College of Agriculture, Forestry, and Life Sciences. She is available to assist students who are considering medical, dental, or pharmacy professional school. [Read Jessica Dean's full profile]

Jessica can be reached at 864-656-4154 or via e-mail at dean4@g.clemson.edu 

 Susan Benson

Susan Benson is the Director of Public Relations for the College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences.

Susan is located in 103 Poole Ag Center and her phone number is 864-650-4615 or you can email her at benson2@clemson.edu.