Range Science Education Council
We are representatives from Universities and Colleges that offer courses and degrees in rangeland ecology and management.  Our objectives are:
  • to promote high standards in the teaching of range management
  • to advance the professional ability of range managers and scientists
  • to provide a medium for the exchange of ideas and facts among range management schools
  • to provide a liaison between teaching departments and organizations and agencies in affairs relating to range education and employment standards
  • to foster wider understanding of the problems of range education

Undergraduate Teaching Award

Undergraduate Teaching Award information (doc)
Early-Career Undergraduate Teaching Award information (doc)

2016 Nomination Form (doc)

Karen Launchbaugh
University of Idaho

~~Award for Early Career Distinction~~
Jeff Beck
University of Wyoming

Nominations for 2014

Past Award Winners


Current Activities

Officers 2012-13:
  President: Jeff Fehmi
       University of Arizona
  Vice President: Susan Marshall
       Humboldt State University
  Secretary: Mark Horney
       California Polytechnic University
Minutes from 2013 meeting

2012 Program Presentations "Offering Multi-Institution Courses - The Devil is in the Detail"

Current RSEC Members (excel spreadsheet)
► Overview of RSEC Higher Education Challenge Grant (2010-2013)



Minutes from 2004-Present
Past Officers
1991 to 2005
1960 to 1990

Exhibits 2 to 15
Mission & Strategic Plan
Constitution & Bylaws

Recruiting Rangeland Students for the 21st Century a Presentation by Susan Marshal at the 2011 meeting of RSEC

Template to Describe Coursework for Rangeland Management Specialist (GS-454 Series)  - Students can complete this template, have it signed by a professor or advisor and submit it as evidence for how their courses qualify them for the 454-Series

Arizona State University Brigham Young University Chadron State College Colorado State University Fort Hays State University Humboldt State University Kansas State University Montana State  University New Mexico State University North Dakota State University Oklahoma State University Oregon State University South Dakota State University Sul Ross State University Tarleton State University Texas A&M  University Texas Christian University Texas Tech University University of Alberta University of Arizona University of Idaho University of Nebraska University of Nevada - Reno University of Wyoming Utah State University Washington State University

@   E-mail Corrections and Suggests to the RSEC Archivist.. Karen Launchbaugh