Public Announcement: Plant Agriculture

Overview:

The Department of Plant Agriculture is pleased to announce two new appointments serving turfgrass education, research and outreach effective June 27 th, 2016
 
Stephen Fleischauer will assume the role of the Associate Diploma in Turfgrass (ADTM) Program Director, and Prof. Eric Lyons will assume the role of Director for the Guelph Turfgrass Institute (GTI) as part of his faculty duties. 
 
In the role of ADTM program director, Fleischauer is responsible for the leadership, management, delivery and teaching in the DTM program. This includes leading the curriculum committee, providing student support and advising, student recruitment, general administration, and teaching a number of courses in the program. 
 
As the GTI director, Lyons will lead general management, facilitate relationships between industry and the appropriate researchers, maintain and enhance industry relations and outreach, support continuing education opportunities, and engage in ongoing donor and recognition engagement. 
 
 
Congratulations to both Stephen and Eric