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Jeantyl Norze, Ph.D.

Posted by msanderson | October 23, 2020

Past Fellow, July – December 2020

Jeantyl Norze, Ph.D.
Research Fellow
University of Nevada Reno
Phone: (702)-257-5527

Dr. Jeantyl Norze completed his veterinary degree at the Universidad Agraria de La Habana (UNAH) in Cuba. He completed his M. S. in Human Resource Education and Ph.D. in Agricultural and Extension Education with an area of concentration in Evaluation at Louisiana State University (LSU). After completing his Ph.D., he was employed as a postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Agricultural and Extension Education and Evaluation at LSU where he taught program development and program evaluation courses to undergraduate and graduate students, respectively. He also assisted with instruction of selected courses including research methods, design, and analysis. Dr. Norze has numerous conference presentations and publications in refereed journals. He is also an editorial board member of several refereed journals. Dr. Norze is currently a faculty member at University of Nevada, Reno Extension. His responsibilities in this position include contributing to the mission of the UNR Extension, the College, and the university by advancing the Southern Area’s agenda.

Jeantyl's Fellowship Work

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Project Page: Career Progression for Urban Extension Professionals

To be successful in achieving Extension impact and community change in this environment, Extension professionals need flexibility from the academic system. Thus, new and innovative career tracks balanced with academic rigor – including promotion and tenure requirements – will help propel urban Extension professionals to both greater academic advancement and overall impact.