Stephen Jones

 President
Office of the President

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Highest Degree

PhD in Resources Management at the College of Environmental Science and Forestry, State University of New York Syracuse

Other Degrees & Credentials

BS in Forestry, State University of New York Syracuse

Overview

Dr. Stephen B. Jones joined AUNE as president in July of 2013. Before coming to AUNE, Dr. Jones served as president of Urbana University for five years. In addition, Dr. Jones served as chancellor at the University of Alaska Fairbanks from 2004 to 2008. He was vice chancellor for extension and engagement at North Carolina State University from 2001 to 2004 and director of the Alabama Cooperative Extension System at Auburn University from 1997 to 2001. During his academic career, he also served as director of the Northeast Petroleum-Forest Resources Cooperative at the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry, was an associate professor at Pennsylvania State University and later the assistant director of their School of Forest Resources. Dr. Jones has written extensively on forestry and sustainability for various publications and has direct applied experience in the field through more than a decade of work in the paper manufacturing industry .