Contact Us

The Delaware EPSCoR management team is advised and assisted by faculty representatives from each partner institution, who guide the program’s research mission. Additional teams focus on outreach, ethics and policy, and economic development.

Headquarters

Delaware Environmental Institute
221 Academy Street, Suite 250
Newark, DE 19716
DelawareEPSCoR@dbi.udel.edu
Phone: (302) 831-4335

Project Director
Donald Sparks
(302) 831-4335

Associate Director
Amy Slocum
(302) 831-4335

Director of Education, Outreach and Diversity
Jeanette Miller
(302) 831-4167

Director of Evaluation
Cheryl Ackerman
(302) 831-8585

Communications Manager
Beth Chajes
(302) 831-6163

Education Program Manager
Yolanda Williams-Bey
(302) 831-3436

Principal Investigator
Donald Sparks
Plant & Soil Sciences, UD
(302) 831-4335

Co-Principal Investigators
Venugopal Kalavacharla
Agriculture & Natural Resources, DSU
(302) 857-6492

Kent Messer
Applied Economics & Statistics, UD
(302) 831-1316

John Rabolt
Materials Science & Engineering, UD
(302) 831-4476

Virginia Balke
Science & Laboratory Technology, DTCC
(302) 453-3792

Faculty Leadership Team

University of Delaware
Paul Imhoff
Civil & Environmental Engineering
(302) 831-0541

Shreeram Inamdar
Plant & Soil Sciences
(302) 831-8877

Daniel Leathers
Geography
(302) 831-8764

University of Delaware (cont’d)

George Luther
School of Marine Science & Policy
(302) 645-4208

John Madsen
Geological Sciences
(302) 831-1608

Holly Michael
Geological Sciences
(302) 831-4197

John Xiao
Physics & Astronomy
(302) 831-6547

 

 

Delaware State University

Gulnihal Ozbay
Geological Sciences
(302) 857-6476

Wesley College

Malcolm D’Souza
Chemistry
(302) 736-2528

Delaware Technical Community College

Virginia Balke
Science & Laboratory Technology
(302) 453-3792