Rebecca Logsdon Muenich
I am a new Assistant Professor at Arizona State University. Previously I was a postdoc at the Graham Sustinability Institute under  Dr. Donald Scavia  from 2015-2017. I completed my Ph.D. (2015) and M.S.E. (2011) in Agricultural & Biological Engineering at Purdue University under  Dr. Indrajeet Chaubey . I began my career in my homestate, Arkansas, by finishing my B.S. (2009) in Biological Engineering (minors in Geology and Mathematics) from the University of Arkansas under the mentoring of  Dr. Sreekala Bajwa
Professional Experience
Synergistic Activities

  1. Advisory Member, International Joint Commission Fertilizer Work Group Advisory Board
  2. Chair and Reviewer, ASABE Robert E. Stewart Engineering Humanities Award Selection Committee, 2012-2016
  3. Leadership Team Member, Women in Engineering Graduate Mentoring Program, Purdue University, 2010-2013
  4. President, Purdue Graduate Student Government , served on University Senate, Graduate Council, University Resource Policy Committee, Library Dean’s Advisory Council; 2011-12; Senator 2009-2010
Professional Development & Workshops

  1. Postdoctoral Short-Course on College Science and Teaching , Center for Research on Learning and Teaching, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, January 4-February 22, 2017. 
  2. Ecosystem Services in the Great Lakes (workshop & summit). NOAA Cooperative Institute for Limnology and Ecosystems Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, June 22-24, 2016.
  3. Linking watershed biogeochemistry & coastal ecology: Challenges for modeling & environmental Policy (symposium & workshop). Ecohydrology Research Group, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, June 16-7, 2016.
  4. Catalyzing Advocacy in Science & Engineering (workshop). American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), Washington, D.C., March 31-April 2, 2014.
  5. Century/DayCent Training Workshop, National Resource Ecology Laboratory. Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, CO, December 12-16, 2013
  6. Demonstration of InVEST : A Decision Support Tool for Valuing Nature (workshop). A Community on Ecosystem Services, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, December 10, 2012.
  7. Foundations of Organizational Ombudsman Practice , International Ombudsman Association. Lake Buena Vista, FL, July 16-20, 2012. Received Certificate of Foundations of Organization Ombudsman Practice.
Skills & Techniques