Samantha Grover

Administrative Director
she/her/hers
305B Alderman Hall

1970 Folwell Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55108
United States

Contact me for help with:
  • Personnel administration
  • Hiring temp / casual & regular employees
  • Graduate student appointments
  • Payroll
  • Driver’s license verification
  • Human resource issues
  • Space management
  • Facility planning & space assignments
  • Escalated repair & maintenance issues
  • Department finance
  • Reimbursement expense approval
  • Alcohol purchase approval
  • Effort certification

Biography

Education

  • M.S. Ball State University, Natural Resources and Environmental Management, 2013
  • B.A. University of Minnesota Duluth, Environmental Studies, 2010

Selected Publications

Grover, Samantha, and Joshua Gruver. "‘Slow to change’: Farmers’ perceptions of place-based barriers to sustainable agriculture." Renew Agr Food Syst. 32, no. 26 (2017): 511-523.
Link:https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Joshua_Gruver/publication/312365420_'Slow_to_change'_Farmers'_perceptions_of_place-based_barriers_to_sustainable_agriculture/links/5cbf1d57299bf12097799df5/Slow-to-change-Farmers-perceptions-of-place-based-barriers-to-sustainable-agriculture.pdf

Honors and Awards

  • Horticultural Science Outstanding Staff Award (2019)
  • CFANS Distinguished Diversity and Inclusion Award (2017)
  • CFANS Outstanding Staff Award (2016)
  • BSU Alumni Association Distinguished Thesis Award (2014)
  • BSU Natural Resources and Environmental Management Outstanding Graduate Student (2013)
  • BSU Building Better Communities Leadership Award (2012)