2013 Outstanding Academic Advisor
Department: Agricultural and Applied Economics
Terry Centner was presented with the CAES Faculty Award for Outstanding Academic Advisor during the D.W. Brooks awards ceremony.
Centner is a professor in the Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics. He developed, instituted and now serves as advisor for the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences' pre-law program, environmental law minor and agribusiness certificate. He also teaches environmental, public health and agribusiness law courses.
His research program involves the policy analysis of current issues confronting agriculture and the environment, including the application of findings that enhance agricultural performance. He has presented lectures, seminars and papers in 30 countries around the world.
Centner's professional activities include memberships in law and economics associations. He has been an active member of the American Agricultural Law Association, serving as secretary-treasurer from 1985-87 and as president for 1992-93.
Prior to joining the university, Centner was an instructor at the University of Arkansas, an Alexander von Humboldt Stiftung research scholar at the University of Goettingen in Germany and a Fulbright Senior Scholar at the University of Mannheim.