Please see these files for guidelines and forms. Final Proposals, paper and electronic, and all associated documents are due in Dean and Director’s Office March 1, 2018. Project Initiation in REEport needs to be completed before April 1, 2018.

REEport (Research, Education, and Extension project online reporting tool) is NIFA’s singular project reporting system, building on and replacing CRIS. For more information on REEport, please contact Darien Gibson darien.gibson@montana.edu  in the Director’s office. Information is also available at http://nifa.usda.gov/sites/default/files/resource/REEport User Manual.pdf.

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MAES Documents

MAES Project Review Seminars 2017-2018

 

 

Project Leader:  Dr. Robert Peterson

Department:   Land Resources and Environmental Sciences

Title:              "Agricultural and Biological Risk Assessment and Integrated Pest Management"

Date/Time:     Wednesday, September 6th   9:00am - 11:00am

Location:        325 LJH  

 

Project Leader:  Dr. Rob Payn

Department:   Land Resources and Environmental Sciences

Title:              "Understanding Controls on the Quantity and Quality of Montana's Water Resources Based on Characterizations of Hydrologic and Biogeiochemical Process Domains"

Date/Time:     Friday, September 8th   9:15am-11:15am

Location:        108 PBB 

 

Project Leader:  Dr. Rick Lawrence

Department:   Land Resources and Environmental Sciences

Title:              "Remote Sensing for Montana Land Resources"

Date/Time:     Tuesday, September 19th   3:00pm-5:00pm

Location:        325 LJH  

 

Project Leader:  Dr. Geoffrey Poole

Department:   Land Resources and Environmental Sciences

Title:              "Automating Simulation Model Generation from Conceptualizations of Linked Elemental Cycles in Biogeochemical Systems: a Constraint-Based Modeling Approach"

Date/Time:     Tuesday, October 10th   10:00am-12:00pm

Location:        325 LJH  

 

Project Leader:  Dr. Perry Miller

Department:   Land Resources and Environmental Sciences

Title:              "Sustainable Cropping Systems through Diversified Cropping Strategies in the Northern Great Plains"

Date/Time:     Wednesday, October 11th   9:00am-11:00am

Location:        325 LJH  

 

Project Leader:  Dr. Hongyi Li

Department:   Land Resources and Environmental Sciences

Title:              "Deciphering Coupled Water-Human System Dynamics Across Multiple Scales"

Date/Time:     Monday, October 30th   2:30pm-4:30pm

Location:        325 LJH

 

Project Leader:  Dr. Rich Ready

Department:   Agricultural Economics & Economics

Title:              "Using individual behavior to understand how people use and benefit from ecosystem services"

Date/Time:    Tuesday, October 31st,    12:00pm-1:30pm

Location:        406 LINH

 

Project Leader:  Dr. Cathy Cripps

Department:   Plant Sciences and Plant Pathology

Title:              "Ectomycorrhizal Fungi in High Elevation Mountain Systems"

Date/Time:     Monday, November 1st,    9:00am-10:00am

Location:        108 PBB

 

Project Leader:  Dr. Jane Mangold

Department:   Land Resources and Environmental Sciences

Title:              "Integrated Management of Rangeland Invasive Plants in Montana"

Date/Time:   Friday, November 3rd       3:00pm-5:00pm

Location:        325 LJH  

 

Project Leader:  Dr. Jessica Rupp

Department:  Plant Sciences and Plant Pathology

Title:              "Row Crop Extension Pathology in Montana"

Date/Time:     Wednesday, November 8th,    9:00am-10:00am

Location:        108  PBB

 

Project Leader:  Dr. Lisa Rew

Department:  Land Resources and Environmental Science

Title:              "Ecology and Management of Non-native and Weedy Plant Species in Montana and Elsewhere"

Date/Time:     Thursday, November 9th,    10:00am-12:00pm

Location:        325 LJH

 

Project Leader:  Dr. Brock Smith

Department:   Agricultural Economics & Economics

Title:              "Understanding Development in Resource-Rich Areas"

Date/Time:  Monday, November 13th,    10:30am-12:00pm

Location:        406 LINH

 

Project Leader:  Dr. Rick Engel

Department:   Land Resources and Environmental Sciences

Title:              "Nutrient Cycling and Management in Montana's Agricultural Soils"

Date/Time:     Wednesday, November 15th    9:00am - 11:00am

Location:        325 LJH  

 

Project Leader:  Dr. Hikmet Budak

Department:  Plant Sciences and Plant Pathology

Title:              "Cereal Genomics"

Date/Time:     Friday, November 17th,    2:00pm-3:00pm

Location:        108 PBB

 

Project Leader:  Dr. Chaofu Lu

Department:  Plant Sciences and Plant Pathology

Title:              "Genetic Engineering of Plant Oils for Industrial Applications"

Date/Time:     Friday, November 17th,    3:30pm -4:30pm

Location:        108  PBB

 

Project Leader:  Dr. Kevin Wanner

Department:  Plant Sciences and Plant Pathology

Title:              "Application of Molecular Tools for IPM of Insect Pests"

Date/Time:    Monday, November 20th,   10:30am-11:30am

Location:        108 PBB

 

Project Leader:  Dr. Bill Inskeep

Department:  Land Resources and Environmental Science

Title:              "The Role of Geochemical Forcing on the Ecology, Evolution and Biodiversity of Deeply-rooted Thermophilic Microorganisms"

Date/Time:     Monday, November 20th,    3:00pm-5:00pm

Location:       325 LJH

 

Project Leader:  Dr. Diane Charlton

Department:   Agricultural Economics & Economics

Title:              "Labor and Agrictultural Production in Rural Economics"

Date/Time:  Wednesday, November 28th,    12:00pm-1:30pm

Location:        306 LINH

 

Project Leader:  Dr. Rebekah VanWieren

Department:  Plant Sciences and Plant Pathology

Title:              "Ecological Landscape Design in Borwnfield Regeneration"

Date/Time:     Tuesday, December 5th,    8:00am-9:00am

Location:       108 PBB

 

Project Leader:  Dr. David Weaver

Department:  Land Resources and Environmental Science

Title:              TBA

Date/Time:   Thursday, December 14th,    3:00pm-5:00pm

Location:       325 LJH

 

Project Leader:  Dr. Timothy DelCurto

Department:   Animal and Range Sciences

Title:             

Date/Time:     Tuesday, February 6th,   10:00am-11:00am

Location:        138 ABB

 

Project Leader:  Dr. Jeff Mosley

Department:   Animal and Range Sciences

Title:     "Sustainable Rangeland Management in Montana"        

Date/Time:    Monday, February 5th,  3:00pm-4:oopm

Location:        138 ABB