Agricultural Research at Purdue Staff

Karen Plaut 

Karen Plaut  

Senior Associate Dean for Research and Faculty Affairs
Director of Agricultural Research at Purdue (ARP)
Phone: 765.494.8362
Fax: 765.494.0808

Shawn Donkin 

Marshall A. Martin 

Senior Associate Director ARP
Phone: 765.494.8365
Fax: 765.494.0808

Shawn Donkin 

Shawn Donkin  

Assistant Dean and
Associate Director for Agricultural Research and Graduate Education
Phone: 765.494.4847
Fax: 765.494.9346

Shawn Donkin 

Dawn Parks  

Assistant Director of Sponsored Program Development
Phone: 765.496.7550
Fax: 765.494.0808

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Shawn Donkin 

Jerry Fankhauser

Director of Purdue Agricultural Centers
Phone: 765.494.8368
Fax: 765.494.0808

Shawn Donkin 

Steve Hawkins 

Assistant Director Purdue Ag Centers
Phone: 765.494.8367 ​
Fax: 765.494.0808

Shawn Donkin 

Tony Mull

Ag Facility Manager/Building Deputy

Shawn Donkin 

William Bogan

Operations Manager
Phone: 765.494.3950

Shawn Donkin 

Meredith Cobb 

Operations Manager

Shawn Donkin 

Janet Beaty

Beck Agricultural Center Facilities Coordinator









Wendy Madore
Primary contact for Graduate Programs & Communications
Scheduling for Dr. Karen Plaut, Senior Associate Dean for Research and Faculty Affairs
Phone: 765.494.8362


Christy Burden
Primary contact for Federal Reporting/Compliance and Federal Surplus
Phone: 765.494.6047

John Frigo
Primary contact for Travel & Purchasing