SIPS Leadership

Executive Committee members:

  • Director of the School of Integrative Plant Science
    Jocelyn Rosejr286 [at] (jr286[at]cornell[dot]edu)
    Assistant: Cindy Twardokus, ct259 [at] (ct259[at]cornell[dot]edu)
  • Assistant Director, School of Integrative Plant Science
    Magdalen Lindeberg, ml16 [at] (ml16[at]cornell[dot]edu)
    Assistant: Cindy Twardokus, ct259 [at] (ct259[at]cornell[dot]edu)
  • Section Head, Horticulture 
    Justine Vanden Heuveljustine [at] (justine[at]cornell[dot]edu)
    Assistant: Vacant 
  • Section Head, Plant Biology 
    William Crepetwlc1 [at] (wlc1[at]cornell[dot]edu)
    Assistant: Karin Jantzkpg2 [at] (kpg2[at]cornell[dot]edu)
  • Section Head, Plant Breeding & Genetics 
    Michael Gore, mag87 [at] (mag87[at]cornell[dot]edu)
    Assistant: Amy Collinsacl10 [at] (acl10[at]cornell[dot]edu)
  • Section Head, Plant Pathology & Plant-Microbe Biology 
    Gillian Turgeon, bgt1 [at] (bgt1)gcb3 [at] (
    Assistant: Vacant 
  • Section Head, Soil & Crop Sciences 
    Antonio DiTommaso, ad97 [at] (ad97[at]cornell[dot]edu)
    Assistant: Amy Collinsacl10 [at] (acl10[at]cornell[dot]edu)
  • Chairs, Council of Extension Leaders
    Jenny Kao-Kniffin, jtk57 [at] (jtk57[at]cornell[dot]edu) and Susan Hoskins, sbh1 [at] (sbh1[at]cornell[dot]edu)
  • Chair, Directors of Graduate Study Council
    Jean-Luc Jannink, [at] (jeanluc[dot]work[at]gmail[dot]com)
  • Director of Undergraduate Studies (Plant Sciences Major) 
    Marvin Prittsmpp3 [at] (mpp3[at]cornell[dot]edu)
  • Director of Undergraduate Studies (Agricultural Sciences Major) 
    Frank Rossi, fsr3 [at] (fsr3[at]cornell[dot]edu)

Associate Directors

  • Associate Director for Extension
    Awais Khanmak427 [at] (mak427[at]cornell[dot]edu)
  • Associate Director for Faculty Development, Equity and Inclusion
    Chelsea Spechtcds266 [at] (cds266[at]cornell[dot]edu)
  • Associate Director for Research
    Rebecca Nelsonrjn7 [at] (rjn7[at]cornell[dot]edu)
  • Associate Director for Teaching
    Kathie Hodgekh11 [at] (kh11[at]cornell[dot]edu)